Opened 15 years ago

Closed 15 years ago

Last modified 5 years ago

#8922 closed patch

Motorola A1200/E6 patch

Reported by: SF/lubomyr_ua Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: Ports
Version: Keywords:
Cc: Game:


Scummvm-0.12.0 Motorola A1200/E6 (EZX) patch

Ticket imported from: #2111863. Ticket imported from: patches/1027.

Attachments (2)

scummvm-0.12.0-motoezx.patch (102.3 KB ) - added by SF/lubomyr_ua 15 years ago.
scummvm-0.12.0 Motorola A1200/E6 patch
scummvm-trunk-motoezx.patch (7.6 KB ) - added by SF/lubomyr_ua 15 years ago.
Scummvm trunk motoezx patch

Download all attachments as: .zip

Change History (15)

by SF/lubomyr_ua, 15 years ago

scummvm-0.12.0 Motorola A1200/E6 patch

comment:1 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

Hi there,

while you don't say it, it seems this patch is about adding support for a new device to ScummVM. Great. But there are some problems with this submission:

* Please tell us what exactly this patch is about; is this some kind of new Phone OS you are supporting with the patch? Or yet another symbian/WinCE variant?

* You seem to just have copied the SDL backend and then modified it. This is not acceptable, I am afraid. However, it is also not necessary. You can can subclass it, like the WinCE and Symbian backends do. If you need help with that, feel free to ask here, and we'll provide some guidance.

* The patch sadly is against 0.12.0, and hence we will not be able to incorporate it :(. Too many things changed in trunk. Please, try to make a patch against trunk.

* It would be helpful if you could create your new patch with the "-u" option for diff; at least I find this "unified" format a lot easier to read :).

Thanks for your efforts :)

comment:2 by SF/lubomyr_ua, 15 years ago

Motorola A1200, E6 Linux-based Motorola cell phones Platform Name: ezx

comment:3 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

That doesn't really answer my questions ;)

comment:4 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

Owner: set to fingolfin
Status: newpending

by SF/lubomyr_ua, 15 years ago

Attachment: scummvm-trunk-motoezx.patch added

Scummvm trunk motoezx patch

comment:5 by SF/lubomyr_ua, 15 years ago

ScummVM Trunk motoezx patch diff -rNu File Added: scummvm-trunk-motoezx.patch

comment:6 by SF/lubomyr_ua, 15 years ago

Status: pendingnew

comment:7 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

Owner: fingolfin removed

comment:8 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

The patch in this form is still not OK. First off, you still haven't told us what it is about / what the patch *does* :).

Secondly, it seems to hack-override SDL_PollEvent for *all* ports, pausing / resuming audio input when ScummVM is sent to the background. Not OK. If you need to override code in SDL_PollEvent, the right way is to wrap it into a virtual method of OSystem_SDL, then provide a *new* port which subclasses the SDL port, just as the Symbian and WinCE ports do. If you are not sure how to do that, maybe somebody on the team is interested in helping with that. Or you could ask questions... :)

comment:9 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

Status: newpending

comment:10 by fingolfin, 15 years ago

What is the status of this item?

comment:11 by SF/sf-robot, 15 years ago

Status: pendingclosed

comment:12 by SF/sf-robot, 15 years ago

This Tracker item was closed automatically by the system. It was previously set to a Pending status, and the original submitter did not respond within 14 days (the time period specified by the administrator of this Tracker).

comment:13 by digitall, 5 years ago

Component: Ports
Note: See TracTickets for help on using tickets.