[vlc-devel] MAC OSX plugin frame over video

Michael Reeves reeves.87 at gmail.com
Fri Jan 1 16:40:20 CET 2010

I was fiddling with the plugin-specfic code in  projects/mozilla last  
night and discovered that changing the update event handler in  
vlcshell.cpp to just return true caused the problem to disappear.
The plugin still seems to update as expected but no longer floats over  
the window.

On Jan 1, 2010, at 6:47 AM, Jean-Paul Saman wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 31, 2009 at 5:11 PM, Yair Han <YairH at optibase.com> wrote:
>> I am trying to show a context menu over the playing VLC (MAC OSC  
>> plugin) on
>> a FF or Safari. The context menu is been displayed but under the VLC.
>> It seems that the VLC is floating always on top of the browser and  
>> the menu
>> I am opening is been covered by the VLC. BTW, when there is no  
>> active video
>> playing the context menu is shown okay. The problem is when a video  
>> is
>> running,
> This is a known problem, but so far no one found the bug.
>> How can I fix it? Where should I start looking?
> Start looking at the code in: modules/gui/minimal_macosx/

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