[vlc-devel] Sephiroth87 SoC test patch

Rafaël Carré funman at videolan.org
Sun Mar 23 19:37:42 CET 2008

2008/3/23, Fabio Ritrovato <exsephiroth87 at hotmail.com>:
>  Hi, i've made a simple patch to add a basic mtp support to vlc...
>  I've replaced the playlist manager with a simple device manager.
>  When vlc is launched, if it detect a device, it add it's entire content to the playlist...
>  Adding files to the playlist sends them to the device...
>  Files cannot be played...
>  It needs libmtp to be compiled.
>  It's not too much (and i should have coded it better, right now it sucks a bit ^^), but i hope it'll be enough to partecipate in SoC...

You should not add functionality in the core (src/)
Instead you should copy another services discovery module :
modules/service_discovery , and eventually add a check in configure.ac
for libmtp (but editing configure.ac is boring so you can skip that
for your qualification)

Rafaël Carré

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