[vlc-devel] The --vout options has been disabled on Windows

David Robison david.robison at psgglobal.net
Tue Dec 12 18:05:13 CET 2017

Thanks for the quick reply. I'm unsure what you meant by "It was never part of the API/ABI anyway", either way, is there a way to choose OpenGL over Direct3d for Windows output. It was working prior to the change. Thanks, David

Best Regards,

David R Robison
Senior Systems Engineer

-----Original Message-----
From: Rémi Denis-Courmont [mailto:remi at remlab.net] 
Sent: Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:03 PM
To: vlc-devel at videolan.org
Cc: David Robison <david.robison at psgglobal.net>; Jeremy Freeze-Skret <jeremy.freeze-skret at psgglobal.net>
Subject: Re: [vlc-devel] The --vout options has been disabled on Windows

Le tiistaina 12. joulukuuta 2017, 16.53.09 EET David Robison a écrit :
> The effect seems to be that, at least for Windows, the -vout options 
> are no longer being honored. We use this option to force OpenGL so we 
> can use the GPU affinity option. Was there a reason for disabling this option?


> Can it be restored

No. It was never part of the API/ABI anyway.


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