[vlc-devel] LIBVLC API : feedbacks

Lukas Durfina lukas.durfina at gmail.com
Mon Nov 3 22:07:37 CET 2008

On Mon, 03 Nov 2008 17:57:08 +0100, brezhoneg1 <brezhoneg1 at yahoo.fr> wrote:

> Q7: livlc_media_add_option allows setting up filters and their parameter
> (:sub-filter=marq at marq1, :marq-marquee="Something"). Yet, once a
> media_player is running, no function is available to allow dynamic
> changes. I proposed two generic functions
> libvlc_media_player_get(set)_param_named_entity (media_player, "marq1",
> "marq-marquee", new_val) which were thought too close to internals.
> (http://mailman.videolan.org/pipermail/vlc-devel/2008-October/052420.htm
> l)
> Dynamically changing filter parameters is often requested in the vlc
> forum.
> This may be the one thing libvlc api developers feel most frustrated
> about.
> Are there any plans to work out this issue?


I did something for setting filters in my GSoC work, but now it is
broken due to some core changes, and unfortunatelly now I dont have enough
time (school, work, etc.) but I hope after some time, it will cool down
and I will make final patch.

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