[vlc-devel] [PATCH] input: add url parsing of `input-slave` option

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Apr 6 14:23:59 UTC 2021

Le lauantaina 3. huhtikuuta 2021, 16.16.26 EEST Alaric Senat a écrit :
> Hi,
> On Sat, Apr 3, 2021 at 11:18, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net>
> wrote:
> > I think the whole idea of extracting the type from extension is
> > flawed to begin
> > with. There will always be mismatches, missing or unknown extensions.
> That's right, but please note that this part only checks extensions to
> deduce subtitles files only, all the other media type will be deduced
> like usual.

I don't think checking extensions makes sense on non-file URIs though. Well, it 
might work for FTP or SMB which are essentially remote filesystems, but not so 
much for HTTP...


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