[vlc-devel] [PATCH 1/3] Fix a Segfault in LUA Services Discovery, adds documentation

Julien 'Lta' BALLET elthariel at gmail.com
Tue Jan 21 12:18:58 CET 2014

On Tue, Jan 21, 2014 at 12:18 PM, Julien 'Lta' BALLET
<elthariel at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been working on a simple LUA based SD modules recently and
> discovered many (all?) lua sd modules weren't loading correctly since
> the initialization was done from another thread/lua interpreter
> without the VLC API enabled in it (they are pretty useless at that
> stage, since at initialization with just grab a few strings). This
> requires some form of module lazy loading that wasn't implemented in
> my reference module (icecast) or documented.
> These init issue were actually hiding a segfault in the LUA SD that is
> fixed in this patch. This patch also adds documentation/example for
> the lazy-loading-of-module solution as well and implement the (very
> simple solution) in icecast.lua.
> Regards,
> Julien.
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