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Re: VLC doesn't shutdown when closed

On 2018-11-22, Gary Dale <garyndp@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I looked for a keep running option (and VLC does have a lot of options) 
> but couldn't find one.

If in 'Simple Preferences' under 'Playlists and instances' 'use only one
instance when started from file manager' isn't checked the phenomenon
has been known to occur (if you're starting VLC from a file

If not and on the other hand this appears to be a known bug. How you are
closing the app might be pertinent. 'Ctrl Q' after stopping the video?
Or some other way? Have you experimented in this regard?

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