[vlc-devel] dionoea where art thou ?

Pierre Ynard linkfanel at yahoo.fr
Sun Oct 25 20:36:19 CET 2009

> Sephiroth (Fabio) has done a GSoC on Lua scripts for web discovery
> services. (/me being his mentor) The goal was to be able to browse
> Youtube-like websites within VLC (and without HTML/Flash). IIRC, the
> feature is ready, and needs only some last code review before merge,
> and nice GUIs.
> One of the requirements in his work was to get a 'drag'n'drop'
> capability: once you copy/paste your script in the scripts folder, you
> get the new feature installed (ie. support for a new website). This
> project has exactly the same issue as lua parsers do (web pages change
> all the time).

Okay. But we already have that for playlist and meta scripts.

Should we start advertising this on the website ? The upcoming release
that fixes the breakage of the youtube script could be an opportunity.

Pierre Ynard
"Une âme dans un corps, c'est comme un dessin sur une feuille de papier."

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