Introduce myself and my project

Matthieu Gallien gallien.matthieu at gmail.com
Wed Dec 14 20:20:20 GMT 2016


On mardi 13 d├ęcembre 2016 01:22:39 CET you wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 12, 2016 at 10:22 PM, Matthieu Gallien <
> 
> gallien.matthieu at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hello KDE Multimedia Community,
> > 
> > I am Matthieu Gallien. I was introduced to KDE when it was at version 3.3
> > a
> > long time ago. I work as a software developer mainly with C++.
> > 
> > I have been doing a very small work on Plasma a few years ago.
> > 
> > I have been working on a music player for more than one year. I started to
> > work on it because I wanted to have a nice music player dealing with UPnP
> > DLNA
> > and portable to my Android phone. Now the goal is a bit different and I
> > also
> > want to integrate local (and online) sources of music. But the main reason
> > for
> > my work is still to deliver a music player with a deep integration with
> > UPnP
> > but being nice to use without.
> > 
> > Right now, the only way to get music in it is to get Baloo to index it.
> > 
> > UPnP code is split between a library and my application. The SOAP support
> > is
> > done with KDSoap. Right now, it is mainly disabled or broken.
> > 
> > I have been very inspired by the design work from Andrew Lake in the VDG
> > forum.
> > 
> > I have started a wiki page to give information about Elisa (https://
> > community.kde.org/Elisa).
> > 
> > I am a bit shy to publicly talk about my project since to me it really
> > seem
> > far from being "finished". I still believe I should be more involved in
> > KDE
> > Multimedia community.
> > 
> > I hope Elisa could become an application useful to more people than me.
> > 
> > Best regards
> 
> Hi Matthieu!
> This looks really promising! :) Looking forward to give it a try.
> 
> Aleix

Hello Aleix,

Thanks for your message.

If one day you have time to try it, I would be very interested to hear what 
you believe needs improvements.

Best regards





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