[MPlayer-dev-eng] Seek change notification for vf plugins

Grzegorz Borowiak grzes at gnu.univ.gda.pl
Mon Dec 1 10:21:38 CET 2003

On Sun, 30 Nov 2003, D Richard Felker III wrote:

> On Sun, Nov 30, 2003 at 01:01:23PM +0100, Grzegorz Borowiak wrote:
> > I'm new to MPlayer hacking.
> >
> > I'm about to write a vf plugin for MPlayer, which needs to be notified
> > when user seeks a movie manually. If MPlayer engine does not send such
> > notification, information of number of each will do as well - I can
> > compare this index with previous one and detect seek changes that way.
> >
> > Could you help me, please?
> Are you sure it really _needs_ to know? There are already quite a few
> filters which should know, but they get by ok just generating a few
> bogus frames after a seek. I agree it should be possible for filters
> to detect this, but it's not possible in G1 as far as I can tell.

OK, thanks


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