[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Simple update system

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Sat Dec 1 19:43:45 CET 2007

Le Friday 30 November 2007 02:15:53 Rémi Duraffort, vous avez écrit :
> This patch had a really simple update system : vlc download a little
> file from update.videolan.org. In this file we have the latest release
> number. The function check the difference between this version and the
> version currently running. If the running version is older we show a
> dialog box with a link to https://update.videoln.org/vlc/
> So all the indentification and download is done by the browser but we
> can know easily the presence of new release.

Do we know whether we have and are capable of maintaining the infrastructure 
for a HTTP/TLS-based version check?

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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