[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Reshuffle after playthrough

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Mon Sep 30 23:01:49 CEST 2013

First, thanks for looking into this longstanding issue that noone was
able to fix for years (4?5?)

On 30 Sep, Alex Warhawk wrote :
> i spent some time testing the changes and it seems like my assumption was


> i created a "better" patch which fixes the shuffle issue if you let vlc
> play without hitting the next button. it will play all elements in the
> playlist once, than shuffle the list and play ever element once again in a
> different order before shuffling the list again ...

I think this is the correct behaviour. Play all elements once (and only
one) and play again in a different order.

> hitting the next button will result in the same behavior we currently have.


> i attach the diff to this message, please have a look and tell me whether i
> should create another thread on the mailing list?

Please keep this one, unless it becames crazy long.

Best regards,

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