[vlc-devel] pixel_bits and pixel_size ?

Frederic YHUEL fyhuel at viotech.net
Mon Mar 19 09:43:14 CET 2012

On Mon, Mar 19, 2012 at 9:24 AM, Juha Jeronen <juha.jeronen at jyu.fi> wrote:
> Hi (all),
> On 19/03/12 09:33, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
>> On Mon, 19 Mar 2012 09:12:13 +0200, Juha Jeronen <juha.jeronen at jyu.fi>
>> wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> I think this info should be wikified. Suggestions for a good page to put
>>> it on?
>> I disagree. This is an internal programming detail that should be
>> documented, sure, but in the source code comments (and possibly Doxygen)
>> rather than in the wiki. In the wiki, it won't be found when it's needed.
> That's also fine. The important part is getting the detail documented. I
> have no particular interest in the wiki format specifically :)
> I only suggested the wiki, because I'm under the impression that it is
> the de-facto standard place to document stuff in the VLC project. I'm
> neutral on whether doing it this way is good or bad.
>> In fact, I'd argue that the developer documentation on the wiki should be
>> converted to doxygen.

I agree.

> Mm, for detail type of material, this would be a clear advantage.
> How about overview kind of material? For example, there is general
> documentation on programming new modules, and new video filters.

Maybe we could put a README in the video_filter directory? (and same
thing for other module types).


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