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Redirect c library stdout messages in Python

python-2.7,stdout,gtk3,libvlc,libav
I have a GUI application in Python 2.7 using Gtk+ 3.10.8 running on Linux Mint 17.1. The application uses the python bindings for the libvlc library to embed a video player. The libvlc library uses libav for its video handling. My problem is that libav is extremely verbose and generates...

libvlc check if media location is valid

c++,c,libvlc
I'm using libvlc and I want to check if a media location/path is valid or not: libvlc_instance_t* inst = libvlc_new(0, NULL); libvlc_media_t* m = libvlc_media_new_path(inst, "/path/to/nothing"); if (m == NULL) // Not working printf("Err\n"); libvlc_media_player_t* mp = libvlc_media_player_new_from_media(m); libvlc_media_player_play(mp); printf("Error: %s\n", libvlc_errmsg()); // (null) libvlc_media_release(m); libvlc_media_player_release(mp); libvlc_release(inst); return 0; Libvlc...

fatal error C1083: Cannot open include file: 'Carbon/ Carbon.h': No such file or directory

python,python-2.7,vlc,libvlc
I'm getting the above error when trying to install libvlc: C:\>easy_install vlc Searching for vlc Best match: vlc 0.0.1 Adding vlc 0.0.1 to easy-install.pth file Using c:\python27\lib\site-packages Processing dependencies for vlc Searching for appscript Reading https://pypi.python.org/simple/appscript/ Best match: appscript 1.0.1 Downloading https://pypi.python.org/packages/source/a/appscript/appscript-1.0.1. tar.gz#md5=6447b3bef966613bb5ddaedfe32c4558 Processing appscript-1.0.1.tar.gz Writing...

MobileVLCKit iOS UniversalBinary Versions

ios,vlc,libvlc
Here are precompiled MobileVLCKit Universal Binaries for iOS: http://nightlies.videolan.org/build/ios/?C=M;O=A There are a lot of different versions like 0009, 0555, 0622, 1748 and so on... Can anyone explain what is the difference between them and which should I use? Thanks....

Qt transparent label doesn't always update its background [duplicate]

qt,background,transparent,libvlc,qlabel
This question is an exact duplicate of: Can not overlay a transparent Qlabel on a QWidget that LibVLC uses 1 answer I have 3 child widgets of the main widget which are aimed to play video files(their sizes and positions are the same, I mean they are overlaying each...

No TLS support in VLC 2.1.5 (win64)?

windows,64bit,vlc,libvlc,win64
Any tries to stream media from https fails with TLS plugin not available error (see message log here) Whereas, trying the same stream using Win32 VLC version (also 2.1.5) succeeds (see message log here. Is there a reason why x64 VLC version does not support encrypted connections? Windows 8.1, VLC...

Environmental variable is empty into shell script but not in shell

android,bash,shell,sh,libvlc
A shell script checks some of my environmental variables, but this code: if [ -z "$ANDROID_NDK" -o -z "$ANDROID_SDK" ]; then echo "You must define ANDROID_NDK, ANDROID_SDK before starting." echo "They must point to your NDK and SDK directories.\n" exit 1 fi prints out You must define ANDROID_NDK, ANDROID_SDK before...

libvlc is unable to stop streaming & causes crash in Qt Application

visual-studio-2010,qt4,libvlc
I am creating a streaming application in QT using libvlc, which will play the RTSP streaming coming from any source. I have created it and it is working fine for me except that whenever i want to close it my application crashes. My code is as below. ThreadVlc.h <pre> #ifndef...

Can not overlay a transparent Qlabel on a QWidget that LibVLC uses

qt,transparency,qwidget,libvlc,qlabel
I have a question to LibVLC users that I have been struggling all day but couldn't come to a solution yet, so wanted to ask you for help. I have a Qt application that uses LibVLC to play videos, video streams. As you may know, LibVLC uses Qt widgets to...