[vlc-devel] Plug-in VLC
remi at remlab.net
Wed Aug 26 16:03:42 CEST 2009
On Wed, 26 Aug 2009 15:04:07 +0200, Mazuho <mazuho at gmail.com> wrote:
> (...) is it possible to test the
> functionality of this plug-in without having to recompile VLC every time?
A plug-in ought to know its own functionality.
VLC itself updates the plug-in cache at every start.
I don't really understand the question about recompilation.
> And where can I read what functions the plug-in can call?
The plug-in can call any function in libvlccore (src/libvlccore.sym).
> Basically the only thing we need to do right now is 1. Get the name of
> file, 2. Post this to a server online, 3. Get and write out the result in
> VLC. We will communicate via html and php to the online service of ours.
> 4. If the string returned is an URL, make it clickable ( and if clicked,
> open the OS's default browser). I believe this last step might be a bit
I don't understand what should be made "clickable" and where.
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