[vlc-devel] Re: Multicast streaming over wifi

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Mon Nov 6 08:21:46 CET 2006

On Sun, Nov 05, 2006 at 05:54:44PM -0800, Greg Shepherd wrote :
> ...or implement an FEC. :)

AFAIK, you can't implement Error Correction on top of UDP. The
most-likely-failed checksum will cause the packet to be discarded in the
IP stack, before being passed to the application.

UDP-Lite would solve the problem, but nobody implements UDP-Lite
(not even Linux yet),

Rémi Denis-Courmont
looking for a job

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