Need support to display application at (0, 0) position on Weston desktop

Emmanuel Gil Peyrot linkmauve at
Thu Jul 13 10:16:22 UTC 2023


On Wed, Jul 12, 2023 at 10:24:22PM +0700, huy nguyen wrote:
> In my application, I want to overlay an MPV video window on another
> application so that users can view both video content and other application
> static content so that a fullscreen MPV is not suitable.
> Is it possible to adjust the initial position of MPV video window at (0,0)
> on the weston desktop (I already hide the weston top bar).

I would recommend to use libmpv instead of mpv, which lets you render
inside of your application wherever you want, without forcing you
through X11.  You would typically have a GL or Vulkan widget in your UI
which you paint into using libmpv.

> Best regards,
> Huy

Link Mauve

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