[vlc-devel] Adding logo filter now restarts vout in 1.1.2

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Aug 5 21:51:50 CEST 2010

Le jeudi 5 août 2010 19:35:51 Jacques Boileau, vous avez écrit :
> Hi,
> I just noticed that adding a logo now restarts vout. This can easily be
> reproduced using the 'Adjustment and Effects' dialog. Simply checking 'Add
> logo' on the 'Logo' tab restarts the video output of the playing video. Not
> the usual behavior. I don't know exactly when that changed. I know it is
> not present in 1.0.1 at least. I don't know if this the new desired
> behavior, but I hope not. Is there a solution to be able to
> add/remove/change a logo seemlessly using the new logo libvlc API?

If you get the same artifact with the VLC user interface, it has got to be a 
bug inside the core, not the API. In my understanding, only filters that alter 
the video render format require a restart (e.g. rotate or deinterlace).

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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