[vlc-devel] [PATCH] sd: remove -S/--services-discovery option

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Apr 15 13:47:27 UTC 2021

Le torstaina 15. huhtikuuta 2021, 16.22.48 EEST Romain Vimont a écrit :
> In the old playlist, services discoveries were added as special nodes,
> child of the root playlist node. The option -S/--services-discovery
> gave the possibility to add some of these services discoveries nodes to
> the playlist on start.
> Now, all the media sources are available via the media source
> API. There are listed in the Qt views (depending on their category).

That's irrelevant. Qt had its own separate way to start SD, which "violated" 
the -S flag already in previous versions.

The -S flag is definitely relevant for RC and perhaps for Skins 2 and HTTP.

> As a consequence, this option is now meaningless. Remove it.

I cannot agree with that statement.


Rémi Denis-Courmont

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