Re: [Rhythmbox-devel] dashboard integration


Well done on this - Dashboard rocks!

I originally did some work for this a couple of months ago - before 
RhythmDB, so it no longer works properly.

It is

I haven't had time to work on it, and your stuff seems to be working 
better than my previous attempt.

Good luck.


On 7 Dec 2003, at 10:14, Lee Willis wrote:

> On Sat, 2003-12-06 at 18:36, Christophe Fergeau wrote:
>>> The patch for rhythmbox (Against 0.6.1) is here:
>>> Could this go into rhythmbox mainstream?
>> I quickly looked at your patch, and if it seems you are sending clue
>> packets on song changes.
> That was the plan yes, however on further inspection today, it seems as
> though they also get sent when you pause the song - I'll try and 
> resolve
> that today ...
>> If I'm not mistaken about what the patch does,
>> it could probably easily use the bonobo interface which can notify 
>> other
>> processes when the song changes. Thus even if the patch isn't 
>> accepted,
>> it should be possible to rework it as a standalone listener.
> Probably - although it seems a little overkill to me to have a whole
> separate process to simply pass on four strings :)
> I appreciate that the patch seems like a lot of code, however the
> dashboard-frontend.c code which constructs the cluepacket is exactly 
> the
> same as required for the epiphany integration, and I imagine[1] that 
> ths
> will go away over time, either into it's own shared library, or by
> taking advantage of a standard IPC mechanism, so you should be left 
> with
> just the changes to rb-shell-player.c
> Lee
> [1] I havent' actually confirmed that, but I seem to remember reading
> somewhere that the dashboard chaps were looking for an alternative to
> the current custom IPC
> -- 
> Lee Willis                      
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