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VLC X11 Decoding by default
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@Patrick since we now know how to manipulate VLC settings, how about setting its video decoding to X11 by default so it works out of the box and the long text in the known problems section can be removed?

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HulaHoop created this task.May 30 2018, 5:44 AM
HulaHoop triaged this task as Normal priority.

Did a diff between the versions of the file before/after the change and here is the output:

3760c3760

#vout=

vout=xcb_x11


Let me know what file you changed for the metadata thing so I can do a PR.

The original path is /home/user/.config/vlc/vlcrc

Could you please add comments (rationale and ticket link) as well?

No change was registered on that github pull request.

Patrick changed the task status from Open to testing-in-next-build-required.
Patrick assigned this task to HulaHoop.
HulaHoop closed this task as Resolved.Aug 7 2018, 8:16 AM