[MPlayer-dev-eng] fixed-vo in VDPAU
Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Wed Nov 4 10:21:59 CET 2009
On Wed, Nov 04, 2009 at 10:12:11AM +0100, Dan Oscarsson wrote:
> I think, if you specify a position (or alignment with a side of the
> screen) or a size, on the command line (or config file) mplayer should
> start by positioning window and size as specified. If no position is
> specified - window manager should position window. If no size is
> specified - movie native size should be used.
That would lose the current behaviour of making the window appear
> After mplayer have started and displayed its window, its position should
> not be changed by mplayer if the user have moved it.
Was implemented by one of my patches.
> And if user have,
> after initial display, changed window size, mplayer should not change
> the size (even if a new movie have an other native size).
That would lead to quite a few issues. Keep in mind that not all vos
(e.g. x11) can do scaling.
> There could be an option that tells mplayer to reset window display to
> default for each movie display, but default should be not to change
> users manual changed done to visible window.
Problem is that there are about as many opinions on what the "correct"
way is as there are people on this list.
More information about the MPlayer-dev-eng