[LAD] [Jack-Devel] Re : The future of videojack ?

Stéphane Letz letz at grame.fr
Wed May 7 21:46:04 UTC 2008

>> I'll throw in my 2 Euro cents.
>> If the VideoJACK crowd feels that JACK2 development is taking too
>> slow and decide to continue with their fork, may I suggest that we
>> all still discuss and draft a proper video API together? If a fork
>> happens out of practical reasons, it would be best to make sure
>> that switching video software to use JACK2 later on will be as
>> painless as possible.
>> Technical issues aside, I wish that those affiliated with VideoJACK
>> do not feel that their needs are neglected by the JACK developers.
>> I hope that the recent discussion has proved that people in this
>> camp are willing to improve JACK in this respect. Perhaps we could
>> move on and try to find more common ground?
>> Juuso
> Yes sure.
> Where is the latest state of the video patch for jack? I can have a
> look and see how easy/difficult it would be to implement that in a
> jackdmp/jack2 branch.
> Stephane

It seems like porting the "video patch" to jackdmp/jack2 code base in  
a video branch should be quite easy. I can start working on that, if  
you think this is appropriate.


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