[vlc-devel] new on the block

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Sat Jan 7 12:17:07 CET 2012

On Sat, Jan 07, 2012 at 10:43:17AM +0100, John Freed wrote :
> entirely skipped 1.2, which I see might be called 2.0. (By the way, my
> input as a user is that 2.0 indicates an overhaul, where I'd expect changes
> in the user interface, whereas 1.2 would retain the old interface but offer
> improved performance and maybe some new bells and whistles.)

There are many changes in the Qt interface, a complete new MacOS
interface, and a new look on the HTTP one.

> So, here are my questions:
> 1) Is it worth my time to contribute to the oldhttp module? If so, where?

oldhttp is only in 1.1. We can merge patches, but don't expect a release

> 2) Regardless of interface, the album art searching/caching needs work,
> which I would be happy to contribute to.

That would be very very needed.

> 3) I live in Paris, do you ever get together face to face?

Sometimes, for VideoLAN meetings, and probably a beer soon for VLC 1.2

Best regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
http://www.jbkempf.com/ - +33 672 704 734
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