[vlc-devel] VLC Phonon Backend: some news
tkrotoff at gmail.com
Mon Apr 7 16:59:16 CEST 2008
The new website for phonon-vlc-mplayer backends:
with some nice screenshots :p
On Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 5:32 PM, Tanguy Krotoff <tkrotoff at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 2, 2008 at 5:05 PM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> wrote:
> > Amarok for Windows guys are going to appreciate it a lot.
> Didn't even though about it! I will sent them an email :)
> > Just a random question, do you want it on its special project, or do you
> > want it in the projects/ in vlc Git source code, like mozilla, ActiveX
> > and MacOSX who are also wrappers around libvlc ?
> > It might be easier then for maintainers and packagers, and to keep it up
> > to date with libvlc, but this shouldn't be any obligation.
> I asked for a sourceforge projet account.
> The thing is that I'm coding a MPlayer Phonon backend too. So for the
> moment I think it's best to have both in the same repo.
> I might share some code between the MPlayer and the VLC backends. And
> it mights be better for experimenting to have my own repo. For the
> future, when the backend is stable, it would be good to move it to VLC
> git repo to get more visibility.
> Besides, KDE folks might be interested to have it on their repo too
> > Do you plan to need work on that this summer, and do you plan to need
> > help, because we have some students interested in the project.
> The part that needs help is the libvlc part. It needs
> testing/debugging/more unit tests/documentation to make it rock solid
> + I'm mostly developing under Windows and you still don't provide a
> sdk.zip that includes libvlc-control.lib, it makes it difficult to
> debug and I don't want to spend hours compiling and installing all the
> cygwin/mingw stuffs - don't have space anymore on my PC, I don't want
> to delete my mp3s huhu
> > Thanks for the work, I'll test it soon.
> Wait for me to release something usable :)
> > DidjCodt, when do you port this to Qtopia/WinCE ? :D
> It's simple and plain C++/Qt code. it compiles under MSVC8 and GCC
> without changing a line of code. So it might compile (and maybe work)
> out of the box under Qtopia/WinCE :)
> Tanguy Krotoff <tkrotoff at gmail.com>
> +33 6 68 42 70 24
Tanguy Krotoff <tkrotoff at gmail.com>
+33 6 68 42 70 24
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