[vlc-devel] AppImage for distributing VLC builds for Linux

probono probono at puredarwin.org
Tue Jul 26 09:40:03 CEST 2016

Dear VLC team,
is there any kind of interest to get a VLC AppImage 3.0.0 working?
I would be happy to do the majority of the work but would need the
input of some people knowledgeable about the inner workings of VLC in
order to get this into a polished state.

2016-05-15 13:33 GMT+02:00 probono <probono at puredarwin.org>:
> Successfully compiled 3.0.0.git4ff2515 as an AppImage for systems with
> glibc2.17 and later. The AppImage does launch and can play some video,
> but I get a message "qt interface error: Unable to load extensions
> module" and it does not play YouTube URLs. So some more investigation
> is needed; I'd be grateful for any hints/reviews.
> Here is the AppImage:
> https://bintray.com/probono/AppImages/VLC/3.0.0.git4ff2515.glibc2.17/view#files
> And here is the build recipe:
> https://github.com/probonopd/AppImages/blob/master/recipes/vlc3/Recipe

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