filter_distort patch

Sigmund Augdal sigmunau at
Sat May 25 11:22:57 CEST 2002

Den 2002.05.25 11:03 skrev Gildas Bazin:
> On Saturday 25 May 2002 02:00, Sigmund Augdal wrote:
> > This patch makes the distort filter configurable through the
> > configuration system. Basicly it allows users to use the "ripple"
> > function without having to look in the source to find out that it
> > exists. Using the old method to select a function from the command
> line
> > still works, and overrules the configured setting. One drawback: if
> one
> > starts vlc using the old style (--filter distort:ripple) one can't
> > change function without restarting vlc. If people think this is a
> good
> > idea, I could try to do the rest of the filters the same way.
> >
> I don't really know what to do with the "--filter=distort:ripple" kind
> of
> command line option. I would really like to get rid of it because it
> doesn't fit well into the configuration framework that we put in
> place. I
> understand that if you look only from the "command line" perspective
> it is
> a lot easier than typing "--filter=distort --distort-type=ripple" but
> it
> also creates more problems than it solves.
> IMHO your patch is the way to go and we should get rid of these
> kludges!
> --
> Gildas

Thanks, I whould make it a lot easier to make these patches


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