Commit db918f5d authored by Hugo Beauzée-Luyssen's avatar Hugo Beauzée-Luyssen

EventManager: Fix/clarify EventHandler construction

The callback wasn't a forwarding reference.
Thanks to Alexey Sokolov <> for reporting.
parent bca5b838
......@@ -66,12 +66,20 @@ private:
class EventHandler : public EventHandlerBase
EventHandler(EventManager& em, libvlc_event_e eventType, Func&& userCallback, Wrapper wrapper)
// We have to re-declare a template type, otherwise userCallback wouldn't be a forwarding reference
// Not doing so works since EventHandler is instantiated with a perfect forwarded type, so Func type
// will be a reference-less type if the callback was an lvalue, and an lvalue if the callback was an lvalue
// As described here:
// this would still make sense, in a perverted kind of way.
template <typename FuncTpl>
EventHandler(EventManager& em, libvlc_event_e eventType, FuncTpl&& userCallback, Wrapper wrapper)
: m_userCallback( std::forward<Func>(userCallback) )
, m_eventManager(&em)
, m_wrapper(wrapper)
, m_eventType( eventType )
static_assert(std::is_same<typename std::decay<Func>::type,
typename std::decay<FuncTpl>::type>::value, "");
if (libvlc_event_attach( *m_eventManager, m_eventType, m_wrapper, &m_userCallback ) != 0)
throw std::bad_alloc();
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