[vlc-devel] [PATCH] dvdnav cannot be trusted to open regular files (fix #4741)

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Sun May 8 00:24:39 CEST 2011

On Sat, May 07, 2011 at 08:23:54PM +0300, Juha Jeronen wrote :
> Alternative idea: require the user to open DVD image files as
> dvd:///path/to/file instead of file:///path/to/file. However, in this

This doesn't work if you open a .iso file.

> (I think the feature of playing DVD images is semi-important for "plays
> almost anything". Not absolutely critical, but nice to have...)

Playing .iso of DVDs (and maybe soon BDs) is a quite important feature
of VLC and VLC is often praised on reviews for this capability.

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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