[vlc-devel] [PATCH 00/14] [WIP] Stereo 3D support V2

Felix Abecassis felix.abecassis at gmail.com
Wed Sep 10 14:24:39 CEST 2014

2014-09-10 13:48 GMT+02:00 Vittorio Giovara <vittorio.giovara at gmail.com>:
> Question, what if the user has an untagged 3d file, loads it and sees
> the 2d version of it?
> Is there any place in the GUI that gets highlighted and lets the user know it?

No, but that's a good idea. An UI element or maybe an OSD at startup
would be nice.

> Alternatively is there a way to query if the vout supports 3D
> rendering at all (like nvidia or x11/hdmi)? In that case maybe the 3d
> version could be shown to the user. What do you think?

Currently the vout can request any stereo format, depending on what it
supports. To solve the issue of forcing the stereo mode from the UI, I
might need to add a list of stereo 3D capabilities for the vouts (like
there is currently a list of supported chroma formats for

Félix Abecassis

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