[vlc-devel] turkish character problem in libvlc_media_new_path in libvlc 1.1.0

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue May 25 16:55:19 CEST 2010

On Tue, 25 May 2010 16:59:40 +0300, Mehmet Kaplan <mehmetkpln at gmail.com>
> i try to open a video file having a name in turkish characters.
> after the command _m = libvlc_media_new_path (_vlcinstance, path);
> libvlc_media_t pointer _m has new value, so there is not any error.
> But i can't play the file. There is problem only in video files having
> turkish characters.

<path> must be encoded in UTF-8.

> I implement my code in Qt.
> Where can be the problem?

You're probably not using the correct character encoding.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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