[vlc-devel] Stupid questions about the VLC tree

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Mon Jul 19 10:04:15 CEST 2010

On Mon, Jul 19, 2010 at 08:52:29AM +0200, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> On Mon, 19 Jul 2010 00:27:45 +0200, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org>
> wrote:
> > Why are playlist exports under modules/misc and not under modules/mux ?
> It's not a muxers. The object interface is totally different.

Why misc/ then?

> > Why are "sout access" under access_output/ and not under stream_! ?
> They're different kinds of modules. muxers and packetizers are not in
> stream_output either.
Sorry, I might not have been clear, the question was the name of the
folder, why is it called access_output and not something more related to
stream, like stream_access? The way it is now makes it like it is
related to access... But maybe that is just me.

> > Why is http interface under control/ and not gui/ ?
> Technically, it is not a GUI as it does not depend on a UI framework, just
> like DBus.


Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

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