Media Options for KDE 4

Tim Jansen ml at
Mon Feb 24 21:57:30 GMT 2003

On Monday 24 February 2003 22:44, Neil Stevens wrote:
> It's not acceptable becuase it's different from the entire rest of KDE.
> KDE multimedia systems are not a world to their own.  We're not to be less
> portable than the rest of KDE, less consistent than the rest of KDE, or
> anything of the sort. Any KDE apps hould be able to use KDE multimedia
> resources.  Throwing up some out-of-the-blue C library requirement greatly
> hinders that.

Yes, I see the problems with C, but so far there is not a single framework 
that does use C++ in its core or for the codecs. So unless you or someone 
else is willing to commit several man-years (or possibly rather man-decades) 
into creating one, we will stick with a framework that uses C.


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