[vlc-devel] Future of category view of playlist

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Aug 4 20:25:15 CEST 2009

Le dimanche 2 août 2009 20:33:44 Jakob Leben, vous avez écrit :
> Since it is not possible (at least in QT4 playlist, to my knowledge) to
> create arbitrary tree nodes nor change their "name" in playlist's tree mode
> it seems to me pretty useless that it is possible to move items out of
> nodes or into other nodes. I makes sense to me only one of the following:
> 1. either nodes don't represent music folders or categories like artists,
> albums etc. in which case it would be logical to make possible to rename
> them and create new without dropping a folder into playlist
> 2. or nodes strictly represent folders, artists, albums etc. in which case
> moving items out and into nodes should be disabled. Except if we implement
> underlying actions that would actually move files into folders or change
> meta data accordingly.
> What do you think?

Sounds logical. I don't know the Qt4 playlist code much though.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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