Commit a67fbfcd authored by Rémi Denis-Courmont's avatar Rémi Denis-Courmont

libvlc_media_new_(location|path): try to clarify the difference

parent 7ba4c386
......@@ -171,12 +171,18 @@ typedef struct libvlc_media_track_info_t
* Create a media with a certain given media resource location.
* Create a media with a certain given media resource location,
* for instance a valid URL.
* \note To refer to a local file with this function,
* the file://... URI syntax <b>must</b> be used (see IETF RFC3986).
* We recommend using libvlc_media_new_path() instead when dealing with
* local files.
* \see libvlc_media_release
* \param p_instance the instance
* \param psz_mrl the MRL to read
* \param psz_mrl the media location
* \return the newly created media or NULL on error
VLC_PUBLIC_API libvlc_media_t *libvlc_media_new_location(
......@@ -184,7 +190,7 @@ VLC_PUBLIC_API libvlc_media_t *libvlc_media_new_location(
const char * psz_mrl );
* Create a media with a certain file path.
* Create a media for a certain file path.
* \see libvlc_media_release
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