Of DVD add-ons and media nodes

Blog post by engleek on Thu, 2010-06-10 14:44

Extending the media kit with the ability to read DVD is a challenge, but a unique opportunity to learn about the kit architecture and Haiku software integration. This time I’ll be talking about my actual first development steps concerning DVD support.

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Blog post by engleek on Thu, 2010-06-10 14:44

First steps in DVD land

Blog post by engleek on Tue, 2010-06-08 10:39

The first objective of this project is to give Media Player the ability to play DVD’s. Here’s a quick introduction of the tools I chose for the job.

GSoC: Improve and Extend Media Player

Blog post by engleek on Wed, 2010-04-28 19:24

As an operating system with a short boot time and a small footprint, Haiku is looking very interesting for the general public.

With WebPositive well on it’s way to becomming a great browser, users will want a great media experience to go with it.

I propose to work on Media Player and the Media Kit, in order to improve it with new functionalities: DVD playback, streaming support, tray icon controls…