[vlc-devel] [PATCH] GSoC: lua services discovery, final?

Fabio Ritrovato exsephiroth87 at gmail.com
Sun Jan 17 19:08:44 CET 2010

2010/1/17 Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net>:
> Antoine can correct me, but I thought a configuration chain was supposed to be
> used to pass parameters to SD plugins.

It can be used, but we'd lose the ability to use -S from the command
line, and we would need to change the way SD are activated in the
Also, back at VDD i wrote that using the configuration chain, and
dionoea said to not use that and go this way...

> It looks like it will fail on platforms with a non-UTF-8 file system.
> Are you sure vlc_cancel() actually works with the LUA interpreter?

I don't have a non-UTF-8 file system at hand to test, but which part
are you referring to?
vlc_cancel() should work, it's used in the lua interface too, but just
to be sure, how do i test that?

Just noticed an error in the second patch, it search the script only
using config_GetUserDir(), but it should do it using vlclua_dir_list()
as in the probe, i forgot to change that...

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