[vlc-devel] Plug-in VLC

Philip Nordenfelt philip at nordenfelt.org
Wed Aug 26 17:19:25 CEST 2009

I didn't know about this, thanks. Would I write ./vlc to run it from the
buildtree? I'm using ubuntu.

Can the modules be "installed" on top of VLC or do we have to either commit
to source or distribute our own VLC "version" with the module in? And
really, in VLC terminology, what is the difference between a plug-in and a


On Wed, Aug 26, 2009 at 5:13 PM, Christophe Mutricy <xtophe at chewa.net>wrote:

> Hello,
> 2009/8/26 Mazuho <mazuho at gmail.com>:
> > About the question for recompilation; I don't want to have to make and
> make
> > install everytime I see if a function I wrote actually works. It impedes
> the
> > development hugely to have to wait 15 minutes to see the effects of what
> I
> > just wrote.
> You don't have to install vlc to execute it. you can run it from the
> buildtree. make for a module should take less than a minute (except
> maybe skins2 and qt4).
> Also have you checked that all the core/CPUs of your box are used (make
> -j12)
> --
> Xtophe
> _______________________________________________
> vlc-devel mailing list
> To unsubscribe or modify your subscription options:
> http://mailman.videolan.org/listinfo/vlc-devel
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: <http://mailman.videolan.org/pipermail/vlc-devel/attachments/20090826/2746a18c/attachment.html>

More information about the vlc-devel mailing list