[vlc-devel] [PATCH 30/41] Return drive-letter path even though it is not started with '\' on OS/2.

KO Myung-Hun komh78 at gmail.com
Tue Oct 11 13:26:27 CEST 2011

Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> Le lundi 10 octobre 2011 14:44:09 KO Myung-Hun, vous avez écrit :
>> This fixes the problem dvd://x:, vcd://x: and so on are not processed
>> correctly.
> This is more-or-less failing on purpose. The intended syntax is the same as 
> for files, namely file:///x: or file:///x:/ so dvd:///x: or vcd:///x:/ .

Yes, I also thought so.

When using GUI only, it will not be a problem. But if a user launch VLC
on command line, the user will embarrass why his normal notation does
not work with VLC.

So I think, it is better to allow to omit '/' in front of drive letter
at least.

KO Myung-Hun

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