[vlc-devel] A question about a idea of GSoC VLC project

Rafaël Carré funman at videolan.org
Sat Mar 29 14:04:26 CET 2008

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Le Sat, 29 Mar 2008 19:59:51 +0800,
"suheaven" <suheaven at gmail.com> a écrit :

> Hi, my name is Hang Su, a graduate student from the Graduate
> University of Chinese Academy of Sciences . I'm interested in the
> GSoC VLC project and I think it will be a great opportunity to
> practice my skill of programming and team working if I can take part
> in the GSoC programme of VLC.

Hello, did you come already on IRC ? The channel is #videolan on
freenode.net, and there is always people at GMT+1 time

> UPnP media service is my interested
> point as I have studied and solved the NAT travesual problem using
> the method of UPnP for a Live streaming broadcast programme 1 year
> ago. Here I'm wondering about the request ' Having a cross platform
> solution is almost a must' listed under the title of UPnP media
> service . Does that means the developer should give out different
> versions of the UPnP module for different platforms(Windows/ Linux)?
> Or the whole VLC solution could give out the adapter layer for
> different platforms to make the differencese invisible ? You can
> contact me by email : suheaven at gmail.com . Thank you ! Waiting for
> your answers !

That means that the code you write has to run on the different
supported platforms (i.e. Windows, Linux, MacOSX at a minimum, and
possibly on embedded devices), feel free to ask other details.

Also make sure to read the Summer of Code Rules on the videolan wiki,
and to send us a patch before the application deadline (there is some
ideas for a patch on this mailing list, search for "Ideas" in the

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