[vlc-devel] [PATCH] lib: allow disabling automatic advancement

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sun Jul 7 22:00:23 CEST 2013

Le dimanche 7 juillet 2013 22:45:14, Edward Wang a écrit :
> I disagree. We need the media list player to be able to deal with
> playlists. The regular media player cannot handle playlists.

Sure it can. You can fetch fetch the subitems.

The only difference is in automatically opening subitems. And your patch breaks 
exactly that.

> Also Pierre is no longer around so that is irrelevant.

Just because he is not involved does not mean his design decision are 
irrelevant. AFAIU, the only reason for adding the list player over the player 
was automatic transition.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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