[vlc-devel] Re: X window title

Stefan Baltus stefan at cps-i.nl
Sat Apr 23 10:12:20 CEST 2005

On Sat, Apr 23, 2005 at 09:34:10AM +0200, Sigmund Augdal wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 23, 2005 at 08:54:18AM +0200, Stefan Baltus wrote:
> > Hello list,
> > 
> > I would like to add a command-line option to set the XWindow title of
> > the VLC player. Currently, the default title is 'VLC (X11 output)'. What
> > would be the best way to go about this?
> The simples way (all though arguably not the best way) would be to find the
> right place in the code(somewhere in modules/video_output/x11/xcommon.c I'd
> guess). At that place, insert a call to config_GetPsz( p_vout, "video-title"
> );
> If the return value is not NULL or empty replace the default string with
> this functions return value.
> Then after this change the --video-title command line option, and the
> corresponding preferences entry should be working on linux as well.

Works brilliantly. Thanks. 


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