[vlc-devel] [PATCH 0/9] [WIP] 3D stereoscopy support

Vittorio Giovara vittorio.giovara at gmail.com
Sat Aug 9 18:41:38 CEST 2014

On Sat, Aug 9, 2014 at 5:19 PM, compn <tempn at mi.rr.com> wrote:
> On Sat, 09 Aug 2014 09:20:04 +0300
> "Rémi Denis-Courmont" <remi at remlab.net> wrote:
> this will detect people who have 3d shutter glasses?

by 3d shutter glasses i think you mean a 3d tv? you need to check for
hdmi unfortunately.

> the video is supposed to display side by side in such cases.

not necessarily, depending on the video resolution you can send two full frames

> should you be automatically cropping a 3d movie , just so people with
> non-3d hardware can watch half of a 3d video ?

I have a deja vu x_x

> i'm not arguing, i just think 3d is kind of rare and by default to crop
> the video seems wrong.

imho it makes sense to crop the video if it is properly tagged and
played on a non-3d screen
probably though there should be an additional button in the gui that
detects that the video is 3d and allows to switch freely

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