Use phonon from Qt or kdesupport?

Thiago Macieira thiago at
Tue Jul 21 12:30:23 BST 2009

Em Terça-feira 21 Julho 2009, às 12:15:06, Fathi Boudra escreveu:
> On Sun, Jul 19, 2009 at 7:18 PM, Pierre Schmitz<pierre at> wrote:
> > On the other hand some apps like kaffeine only work with xine
> > backend. And because you cannot use different backends at the same time
> > you have to switch it in systemsettings everytime you want to use for
> > example Arora watching a video or kaffeine to watch TV. OK, I am going
> > off topic here a bit...
> not only arora or kaffeine, which are 3rd party applications atm, but
> dragonplayer (kdemultimedia) also.

Applications shouldn't depend on specific backend functionality. If they need 
something specific, add to the front-end API of Phonon and add to *all* 

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