[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Allow giving rtp port number using adress of type '' as it done in que Qt interface.

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Thu Jul 31 15:32:20 CEST 2008

On Thursday 31 July 2008 16:20:22 Adrien MAGLO, you wrote:
> Le Thu, Jul 31, 2008, Rémi Denis-Courmont écrivit :
> > On Thursday 31 July 2008 15:44:56 Adrien Maglo, you wrote:
> > > Keep also the previous way : use of 'port=1234' option.
> >
> > This breaks backward compatibility. And it makes the situation yet more
> > confusing when not using MPEG-TS.
> Sorry, I don't understand why it breaks backyard compatibility.
> If you don't want to use the syntax 'dst=rtp{dst=,mux=ts}',
> you are still able to use 'dst=rtp{dst=,port=1234,mux=ts}' !

The real problem is that we have port, port-audio and port-video (and a not 
quite right logic to handle the three of them). People keep getting confused 
that port _only_ works when using mux=ts (which is NOT the default setting).

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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