[vlc-devel] VLCKit

Mike Schrag mschrag at pobox.com
Sat Oct 10 18:47:10 CEST 2009

>> I've attempting to embed VLCKit in an app built on Snow Leopard and  
>> I've run into some issues.
>> If I use VLCVideoView with a non-layer-backed parent view, it works  
>> properly. However, I would much rather use the VLCVideoLayer. Out- 
>> of-the-box, using VLCVideoLayer fails because the vout impl is not  
>> the CA OpenGL Layer one (it tries to call addVoutSubview on the  
>> VLCVideoLayer and explodes). If I modify VLCLibrary to use  
>> opengllayer as the vout, I don't get the error, but I only get  
>> audio and no video playback.
>> Does anyone know what the proper configuration is to get  
>> VLCVideoLayer to show video?
> I think this was fixed by 9a04dfd7. --vout=opengllayer should be  
> enough
Cool, yeah I saw that commit come by this morning. I'll verify later  
today. My alternative fix (to actually explicitly bind drawable-gl) is  
included in the patch on http://trac.videolan.org/vlc/ticket/3098 ,  
but i mentioned that in the description for whomever ends up reviewing  
the patch.


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