[vlc-devel] [Patch] fix for VolumeBar in Toolbar, compatible to wxwidgets 2.8

Pierre d'Herbemont pdherbemont at free.fr
Sun Apr 6 14:17:30 CEST 2008

Hi Dominique,

Thanks for your patches. That would be nice to send them using git- 
format-patch so you can retain the patches ownership in git history.



On Apr 6, 2008, at 1:59 PM, Dominique Leuenberger wrote:
> Hi,
> As you know, when compiling vlc 0.8.6 and also 0.9.0 against  
> wxwidgets 2.8, the volume bar and the speaker icon in the toolbar  
> are mis-aligned.
> Together with the wxwidgets team we found that there seems to be a  
> problem when positioning custom controls in the toolbar. The  
> solution was to get rid of the customn control (which was just a  
> combination of a bmp tool and a wxGauge) and put the two objects  
> independent in the toolbar.
> There patch strips out the VLCVolCtrl Class (no longer needed) and  
> places a bmp tool and a wxSlider in the Toolbar (I replaced the  
> wxGauge; wxSlider is actually more what correct for this use case,  
> and in plus, wxGauge does not have any Events, as it's meant as an  
> 'output' only.
> When the slider is moved completely to the left, the speaker bmp is  
> changed to speaker_mute_xpm.
> The patch is for 0.8.6f, I'll work on a patch for 0.9.0 today.. I  
> assume there should not be much differences, considering the fact  
> that not much changes were done on wxwidgets for 0.9.0, due to  
> missing maintainer.
> Maybe this patch could go in a upcoming 0.8.6x version tree (should  
> there be any). (I did not yet test the patch against wxwidgets 2.6,  
> but considering that there are only standard widgets used, this  
> should not be to much of an issue, (praying for it)
> Dominique<vlc-0.8.6f- 
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