[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Core: Disable vout recycling for the visualization (fixes #9270) This avoids the vout opened for by the "visual" module to stay opened after having started an OpenGL based visualization.

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Sep 3 09:00:21 CEST 2013

On Mon, 02 Sep 2013 23:12:00 +0200, Adrien Maglo <magsoft at videolan.org>
>> The cleanest solution would be to extend aout_filter_RequestVout() to
>> allow to obtain specifically an OpenGL vout and possibly recycle them.
> Actually, this does not have sense since the OpenGL visualizations do 
> not require a vout but a display, which only creates the context...

Not even a display. The OpenGL visualizations should create an OpenGL
context. All they need is a window and an OpenGL context bound to the
window's surface.

Rémi Denis-Courmont
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