[vlc-devel] [PATCH] pulseaudio : get the application name instead of LibVLC in pulseaudio

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Mar 31 11:06:19 CEST 2011

On Wed, 30 Mar 2011 23:49:58 +0200, Matthieu Bedouet <mbedouet at gmail.com>
> Here is a simple fix for an annoying problem.
> Currently the applications using libVLC, like the Phonon-vlc backend
> are all identified as "LibVLC <version>: audio stream" in pulseaudio,
> so they all are the same in the mixers for example.

That's not true. Only the applications that don't set the user agent
fallback to LibVLC.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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