Opened 13 years ago

Last modified 11 years ago

#76 assigned task

MPlayer plugin should be re-written

Reported by: ph3-der-loewe Owned by: themaister
Priority: major Milestone: RoarAudio major release 0.4
Component: Plugins and Applications Version: current
Keywords: mplayer Cc: maister@…
Architecture: Compiler:
Difficulty: very hard Kernel:
Operating System: Parent Tickets:
Patch attached: yes Protocol:
Sound driver: virtual Topic: other


The MPlayer output plugin should be re-written completely.

The new version should use the VS API.


#96: roar_vs_iterate() should return -1 on a nonblocking iterate if it fails to write.closedthemaister
#97: roar_vs_latency() should have an interpolating modeclosedph3-der-loewe

Attachments (2)

ao_roar.c (5.8 KB) - added by ph3-der-loewe 13 years ago.
Output driver for RoarAudio
ao_roar.2.c (6.9 KB) - added by themaister 13 years ago.
Some fixes for ao_roar.c

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Change History (8)

comment:1 Changed 13 years ago by ph3-der-loewe

  • Owner set to themaister
  • Status changed from new to assigned

Changed 13 years ago by ph3-der-loewe

Output driver for RoarAudio

comment:2 Changed 13 years ago by ph3-der-loewe

  • Patch attached set

Attached a possible start for a patch. This is not tested, not even test compiled.

It contains some passages still unimplemented.

Changed 13 years ago by themaister

Some fixes for ao_roar.c

comment:3 Changed 13 years ago by themaister

Added a new take on the driver. It's mostly complete however there are two issues which should be resolved in Roar VS first before this driver can be completed.

roar_vs_iterate() needs to return -1 when nonblocking iteration fails to write. Atm, a hack is used to workaround this.

roar_vs_latency() cannot go over the network directly since it's called on a lot and cannot afford to block on a socket, let alone wait for response from server.

It should work just fine for music ofc :)

comment:4 Changed 12 years ago by ph3-der-loewe

ok, what is the current status? One of the subtickets is closed. What about the other?

comment:5 Changed 12 years ago by ph3-der-loewe

  • Difficulty set to very hard
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