[PATCH] Phonon Gstreamer backend

Andre Magalhaes andrunko at gmail.com
Fri Jan 18 20:58:03 GMT 2008

On Jan 18, 2008 3:29 PM, Matthias Kretz <kretz at kde.org> wrote:
> Yes, to create a gstreamer backend that shows up in the KCM I three solutions
> currently:
> a) compile a second plugin from the same sources just with a different factory
> b) create a plugin with KDE factories that loads the real backend (via Qt
> plugin interface)
> c) "fix" the Phonon KDE platform plugin to also load plugins via the Qt plugin
> interface
> I know that a) and b) will work. I don't know all the implications of c) yet.
> But if you want to give it a shot...
a) and b)  seems more like a hack to me. What is the appropriate way
to this? c) seems the most appropriate but I am not sure. If phonon
plugins can't be exported using KPluginFactory, phonon should proper
load the plugins exported by Q_EXPORT_PLUGIN2

Thiago, what do you think?


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