FFI & VLC Player

Tom Glod tom at makeshyft.com
Wed May 29 14:45:59 EDT 2019


Thank you ...... I shall start barking up that tree then.

On Wed, May 29, 2019 at 2:38 PM Richard Gaskin via use-livecode <
use-livecode at lists.runrev.com> wrote:

> Tom Glod wrote:
>
>  > Hi folks, I'm trying to wrap my mind around whether its possible to
>  > integrate VLC into Livecode via the FFI in Livecode Builder.
>  >
>  > I'm not so much asking how..... but whether..... I don't want to bark
>  > up the wrong tree because I don't yet fully understand how this
>  > integration works and what its limitations are.
>  >
>  > This is to get around the codec limitations of the included Browser
>  > CEF Builds.
>  >
>  > A Yes or a No is fine.  Anything beyond that would be a bonus.
>
> VLC has a C-based API.  FFI supports, among others, C-based APIs.
>
> I'd say that should be a "yes".
>
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