[vlc-devel] HLS player

Edward Wang edward.c.wang at compdigitec.com
Sun May 19 18:25:25 CEST 2013

On 13-05-19 11:02 AM, Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org> wrote:
> Le 19/05/2013 12:08, Jean-Baptiste Kempf a écrit :
>> >On 19 May, Kevin Cadieux wrote :
>>> >>I am more comfortable with C++ in general. Therefore, If I do write the HLS
>>> >>version 4 and 5 support in C++ I think it might be best for consistency to
>>> >>wrap the existing HLS code in classes so that it better integrates with my
>>> >>part.
>> >
>>> >>This is really just a question of style preference and habit. I find it
>>> >>easier to maintain C++ code but it doesn't mean this is true for everyone.
>>> >>If everyone prefers the HLS code to be in C I'll be happy to oblige:)
>> >To be honest, the question is more: "will you maintain this module
>> >correctly for a correctly long time?" than "what language is it in?"
> Personally I think we should enhance the existing C version rather than
> rewrite it from scratch in C++.
Or we could perhaps have it slowly integrate certain components of C++ 
instead of a massive rewrite from scratch.

         Edward Wang

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