[Alsaplayer-devel]converting input plugins to C++

Justin jhouk@wso.williams.edu
Sat, 15 Sep 2001 23:16:48 -0400 (EDT)

Hey Andy,

As you've already pointed out, it's really easy to make C work with C++,
and by setting up the plugins with C++, you give plugin writers the option
of adding a lot of additional features.  So, I think converting to C++
should be fine and quite possibly very helpful.


On Sun, 16 Sep 2001, Andy Lo A Foe wrote:

> Hi,
> Is there any objection to converting the input plugins to C++?
> This will enable us to expand the input plugin capabilities by allowing
> them to interact with things like the Playlist.
> I've already converted the vorbis plugin and it was as simple as
> changing the file extension to .cpp and encapsulating the info
> function in an extern "C" statement.
> Comments?
> Andy
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