[vlc-devel] Need help about VLC on Wince.

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Tue Apr 13 12:00:03 CEST 2010

On Tue, Apr 13, 2010 at 05:27:05PM +0800, liulf at ihep.ac.cn wrote :
> Hello, I really need your help about VLC on Wince.
> In the last two days I have tried several VLC nightlies builds for Wince on Windows Mobile 6.1 and  6.0 devices, but unfortunately no success. I tried vlc-1.0.4, vlc-1.0.6-git-20100406-0301-wince.zip and also vlc-1.1.0-git-20100302-0101-wince.zip, but it seems that none of them even lauched on the device.
> On WM6.1, I noticed that there was a workaround about the "vlc.exe is not a valid PocketPC application" issue, and added registry keys like  [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\Loader\LoadModuleLow] "libvlc.dll"=dword:1 for all the DLL and plugins, but still can not seen the launch screen of VLC.
> Now I have some doubts about whether or not can VLC run on Wince or Windows Mobile. Would you please give me a answer?

I believe the '"vlc.exe is not a valid PocketPC application' means that
some manifest is missing.

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

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