[vlc-devel] [PATCH 3/4] core: vout: pass an input_thread_t to vout_GetDevice()

Thomas Guillem thomas at gllm.fr
Mon Jan 20 09:01:10 CET 2020

On Fri, Jan 17, 2020, at 18:17, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> Le perjantaina 17. tammikuuta 2020, 17.00.21 EET Thomas Guillem a écrit :
> > On Fri, Jan 17, 2020, at 15:24, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> > > I doubt that the Android VLC app uses an option that's not in any release
> > > yet, and if it does, then that's a pretty irresponsible job from whoever
> > > dropped a not even beta VLC version on the general public.
> > Being able to configure the hw decoder via the input exist in VLC 3.0
> There's the "codec" option which is still working the same as ever at least 
> since 0.9. And there was avcodec-hw which does not apply to Android and was 
> removed by Steve since it became mostly useless.

In 3.0, to disable HW decoding, you had to do something like "codec=avcodec,none"

Problem, it prevent other potential non hw codec to load.
This was not a good solution.

> So no.

This problem, that is very important for all LibVLC users could need a vote from the developers.

My patch set is not perfect, I could fix it in order to respect your comments.

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