[vlc-devel] RE : commit: Fix opening of file:// URIs (not tested on Windows) ( Rémi Denis-Courmont )

Derk-Jan Hartman hartman at videolan.org
Mon Jun 22 03:46:29 CEST 2009

On 14 jun 2009, at 14:42, brezhoneg1 wrote:
>> Fix opening of file:// URIs (not tested on Windows)
> I tested it on Windows. Some path problems (URI-related) on Windows
> still exist.
> As you pointed out, URI/path handling may not be consistent throughout
> vlc, and Windows OS makes things still more complicated. Solving one
> place breaks other places.
> As of today, on Windows, media library is in a broken state (opening
> ml.xspf at start of vlc fails) and xspf file demux performs less  
> nicely
> (leads to displaying full filename+path in URI format instead of just
> the filename)
> Jb, maybe a blocker for vlc1.0 release ?
> Rgds
> Erwan10

Can we make a bit more exact list of the problems we have with this  
atm ?
I'm willing to help, but I have no idea what the issues are.

Some debug output of opening both old and new ml.xspf's might be nice.


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