[vlc-devel] I am firmly against including GROWL as part of the VLC Install

Adrian Glaubitz glaubitz at physik.fu-berlin.de
Tue Apr 12 22:40:49 CEST 2011

On Apr 12, 2011, at 10:36 PM, Felix Paul Kühne wrote:

> Jim,
> Thanks  for your feedback. The Growl framework included with VLC does _not_ contain an installer for Growl. It only allows VLC to send Growl notifications, in case these are activated by the user. Growl notifications are off by default.
> To install Growl, you need to download it from Growl.info. There is no way and won't be a way to do so within VLC since we will stick to our policy to not include any third party installers.

I didn't even know up to this thread that VLC actually supports GROWL, I turned it on
immediately, I find it incredibly useful.


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