A common VFS and a Common conf-system [Part II]
Philip Van Hoof
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Tue Mar 1 20:58:26 EET 2005
On Tue, 2005-03-01 at 10:48 -0500, Sean Middleditch wrote:
> As promised, here's some more notes/ideas. Still dead tired due to only
> four hours of sleep, but maybe I won't babble too uselessly.
How are you going to implement streams and streamable objects?
A VFS that can callback when the next portion of the data from a stream
became available locally?
I can see use in this for example for multimedia filetypes. Perhaps
could a library like GStreamer eventually integrate with something like
Or Nautilus (or any filemanager) showing a running movie (not just the
first frame) in the preview-icon of a mpg-file without the need for
Nautilus to read the entire contents of the file first (causing huge
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