phonon5 backends things again

Michael Pyne mpyne at
Sun Aug 10 22:22:30 BST 2014

On Sun, August 10, 2014 11:33:44 Harald Sitter wrote:
> heyas,
> so. how about we kill backends and use libvlc directly (with possibly
> a tiny logic abstraction but no explicit plugin architecture)?

As long as the API is still such that we could later kill libvlc (if need be) 
without recompiling everything using Phonon I don't see any big issue. It 
sounds like it would be similar to our existing baked-in support for 

 - Michael Pyne

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