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

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Mon Aug 9 18:37:00 CEST 2010

Le lundi 9 août 2010 19:13:54 Jacques Boileau, vous avez écrit :
> On Mon, Aug 9, 2010 at 8:04 AM, Rémi Duraffort <ivoire at videolan.org> wrote:
> > Le vendredi 06 août 2010 à 11:29:20, Jacques Boileau a écrit :
> > > Then I would imagine the filter must provide information to the core
> > > so it can decide it if it needs to restart vout or not. I looked at
> > > logo.c but could not figure out what. But by looking at the code I
> > > have noticed that between the two versions I am comparing (1.0.5 vs
> > > 1.1.2), the logo filter went from being a "video filter" to a "video
> > > filter2". Would that account for the difference in behavior? I checked
> > > the marquee filter and it is still a "video filter"
> > 
> > Seems to work nicelly in vlc trunk (no vout restart).
> I have just tried the trunk and inded it works without vout restart. I
> guess this means that the next release will have the fix, hopefully in
> a not to distant future. Thanks. Will this be in 1.1.3 or will it only
> be slated for 1.2.0?

The 1.2.0 video pipeline has already diverged significantly from 1.1.0. So 
fixes in master cannot be backported to 1.1.x.

Given the horribly current release process, I would guess 1.2.0 will go out in 
spring 2011 at the earliest.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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