[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Added URI scheme handlers: mms, rtmp, rtsp

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Oct 11 17:50:04 CEST 2011


Le lundi 10 octobre 2011 02:06:18 Pavol Babincak, vous avez écrit :
> URI scheme handlers allows VLC to manifest ability to open these URIs.
> Practically it means that if user wants to open url like
> mms://example.com/ system may automatically choose VLC to open it.

Hmm? This is not in the desktop entry specification, not even the git tree.

> I haven't included http, ftp, etc. because they are better handled by
> web browsers than media player.

So how does the "desktop" knows that VLC supports HTTP and FTP, but not NNTP 
and Gopher then?

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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