[vlc-devel] [PATCH 3.0] vlm: print deprecation notice upon loading

Pierre Ynard linkfanel at yahoo.fr
Fri Aug 28 21:24:01 CEST 2020

diff --git a/src/input/vlm.c b/src/input/vlm.c
index d001cdb..5f9c311 100644
--- a/src/input/vlm.c
+++ b/src/input/vlm.c
@@ -142,6 +142,7 @@ vlm_t *vlm_New ( vlc_object_t *p_this )
     msg_Dbg( p_this, "creating VLM" );
+    msg_Info( p_this, "Several features of the VLM, or even the entire VLM, may be removed in the next major version. Please consult the release notes and NEWS file of the next version for more information." );
     p_vlm = vlc_custom_create( p_this->obj.libvlc, sizeof( *p_vlm ),
                                "vlm daemon" );
Pierre Ynard
"Une âme dans un corps, c'est comme un dessin sur une feuille de papier."

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