[vlc-devel] vlc: svn commit r25242 (damienf)

Damien Fouilleul damien.fouilleul at laposte.net
Thu Feb 21 18:39:44 CET 2008

On 21 Feb 2008, at 17:07, Olivier Aubert wrote:

>> very convenient when you do something like that in shell:
>> ../myvlc/vlc ...
> You are assuming that people only use VLC as a standalone app. That is
> not the case: people are embedding VLC in other applications, where
> deriving any kind of argv[0] is useless.

this was an example, the mozilla and activex plugins also use argv[0]

> Anyway, if the decision to keep argv[0] is taken (which would be a
> shame), then please take care of unbreaking what you broke in the
> various bindings code.

you didn't seem too concerned about breaking the activex and mozilla  

> Olivier
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