[vlc-devel] [PATCH] [GSoC] New VLC interface for Maemo

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Mon Nov 10 16:41:05 CET 2008


Le dimanche 9 novembre 2008 23:47:21 Antoine Lejeune, vous avez écrit :
> 1/ The GUI itself
> http://phytos.dinauz.org/VideoLAN/patches/0001-A-new-GUI-for-Maemo-based-on

Weird that you need to link with the Bluetooth dialogs.

> 2/ swscale_nokia770 library
> http://phytos.dinauz.org/VideoLAN/patches/0002-Maemo-Add-the-swscale_nokia7
>70-library.patch This patch had a new video filter named swscale_maemo. The
> library swscale_nokia770 was developped by Siarhei Siamashka for the maemo
> mplayer port. It is used to convert I420 to Y420 which is a custom YUV420
> format used by Epson graphics chip in Nokia N800 devices.
> 3/ An OMAP framebuffer video output
> http://phytos.dinauz.org/VideoLAN/patches/0003-Add-an-omap-framebuffer-vide
>o-output-module.patch It is used to speed up the display of video using the
> OMAP framebuffer. It needs the previous patch to work.

You can probably default this one to autodetect (!= no) rather than disabled 
(= yes), as I assume it applies to all linux-omap boards. I don't understand 
why you extend vout_thread_t - is this a significant performance 

> Enhancement will surely follow in the next months and sorry to post them
> so late after the end of the summer.

Embedded platform-specific plugins are not really an issue.
The risks of affecting the desktop releases are extremely small.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

More information about the vlc-devel mailing list