sam at zoy.org
Sun May 26 21:37:25 CEST 2002
On Sun, May 26, 2002, Karlis wrote:
> Anyway, here's the wishlist. Some of it might be different than the goals
> of the project, I don't know.
It may be, but commitment to our users is part of the deal :-)
> image overlay filter plugin:
> take some alpha-channel image (gif or png) and overlay it on the
> video output. So we can place a little station logo at the bottom left of
> the screen.
I believe this can be easily done, either through a video output
filter, or a subtitle decoder. There just needs to be someone willing to
> playlist file options:
> it would be nice to be able to save and load playlists, and call playlists
> from the command line.
Multiple playlists and programmable playlist are planned and I hope
to have this feature in the next major release.
> If anyone is particularly interested in working
> on the playlist, some sort of time-preemptable playlist would be very
> cool, like, "at 18:00 play xxx.mpg" in addition to the regular loop.
You can already more or less emulate this using the rc interface
(it's still buggy though, but we're working on it):
vlc -I rc < /tmp/foo
Then, in a crontab:
# play a file
echo "a /path/to/file.mpeg" > /tmp/foo
# pause vlc
echo "p" > /tmp/foo
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