Media Options for KDE 4

Neil Stevens neil at
Mon Feb 24 22:08:30 GMT 2003

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On Sunday February 23, 2003 07:34, Eray Ozkural wrote:
> Hi Neil,
> On Sunday 23 February 2003 03:29, Neil Stevens wrote:
> > Con: It lacks output plugins to some of the newer systems.  It has
> > permanent latency issues for high-end use.  It only supports video
> > with a hack.  It uses the C++ standard library and its own object
> > model instead of a Qt one for us.
> I don't think using C++ standard library is a con, after all it is _the_
> standard. Maybe using a quite different object model is.

Then why have so few KDE developers contributed to aRts development?

This is why I want glib kept insulated far away from KDE.  If we can't get 
helpers to use C++ with a "foreign" library, then obviously a foreign 
library in a foreign language will be even worse on KDE developers.

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