[vlc-devel] Problem with RGB24 Directshow display

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sun Dec 6 17:37:14 CET 2009

Le dimanche 6 décembre 2009 18:21:34 Developer, vous avez écrit :
> I guess my first question is their a special reason why this is the
> case?  Is/was their some special need to support BGR over RGB?  I would
> have thought default should have been RGB.  But may have something to do
> with BIG/LITTLE ....

I gues the first and only time this was tested (if ever) by Gildas way back 
then, the source was BGR.

> I will make the comment though Microsoft is little endian, being RGB,
> and dshow being microsoft most filters will supply true RGB.  But also
> understand the roots of VLC not being MS based.....

That's irrelevant. Eventually, the same pieces of hardware are used on MacOS 
and Linux too. In fact, my X11 server wants RGB32, not BGR32.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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