VLC user guide

Henri Fallon

Alexis de Lattre

Johan Bilien

Anil Daoud

Mathieu Gautier

Clément Stenac

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. The text of the license can be found in the appendix. GNU General Public License.

Abstract

This document is the complete user guide of VLC.


Table of Contents

1. Introduction
What is the VideoLAN project ?
What is a codec ?
How can I use VideoLAN ?
Command line usage
2. Modules and options for VLC
The modules
Access modules
Demuxers
Codec modules
Video outputs
Video filters modules
Audio outputs
Interface modules
OS support modules
Miscellaneous
Compilation Options
3. Installing VLC
Installing VLC
Uninstalling VLC
4. The command line interface
Introduction
Opening streams
Modules selection
Stream Output
Other Options
5. The HTTP interface
Introduction
The RPN evaluator
The macros
6. Other interfaces
Graphical user interfaces
Control Interfaces
7. The Mozilla plugin
Install the plugin
Build HTML pages that use the plugin
A. GNU General Public License
Preamble
TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR COPYING, DISTRIBUTION AND MODIFICATION
How to Apply These Terms to Your New Programs

List of Figures

1.1. Global VideoLAN solution
1.2. Windows terminal
1.3. Linux X terminal
1.4. Mac OS X terminal
1.5. BeOS terminal

List of Tables

5.1. URL commands