[poppler] Movie support
inigomartinez at gmail.com
Tue Jan 8 06:31:30 PST 2008
Nice to see someone working on movie support on poppler.
About the patch, the movies are embeded inside an annotation subtype
called Movie Annotation, in that case, imho the best option is to
create a new class called AnnotMovie and parse the 'T', 'Movie' and
'A' entries there and in the ('Movie' and 'A' dictionaries should be
Anyway, I'm a poppler novice too, so maybe I'm wrong :)
PD: Links should be merged with annots too, maybe some time in the future...
2008/1/8, Hugo Mercier <hmercier31 at gmail.com>:
> I'm working on movie support in poppler (both external and embedded movies).
> You can find a patch in attachment to apply on poppler release 0.6.3 that is
> a first step toward full support.
> For now, movie infos are only exported to the glib frontend (no QT
> integration). It also lacks support of different movie options (window size,
> position, play/pause/resume, etc.).
> The only exported informations are : movie filename, display rectangle and
> access to a decompression function if it's an embedded movie.
> I'm new to poppler development, so there surely are improvements to come.
> You can also find informations (and a way to test movie support with
> ePDFView, with samples) at
> Comments and suggestions welcomed.
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