[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Correctly respond to a Connection Close message.
Bill C. Riemers
briemers at redhat.com
Sun Jun 15 06:59:10 CEST 2008
I give up. It is virtually impossible to submit a patch for this project.
Best of luck.
Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> Le vendredi 13 juin 2008 21:49:18 Bill C. Riemers, vous avez écrit :
>> OK. This is patch three in the sequence.
>> I've restored http CAN_FASTSEEK to false because often http is used over
>> high latency networks.
>> I've changed avi demux not to require CAN_FASTSEEK, because even over high
>> latency networks, the http code has no problem avi's.
> If AVI cannot be read at all without seeking, that is the proper solution.
> However, we have had this CAN_FASTSEEK check for almost five years, and many
> many releases. The AVI demux is supposed to work on non-seekable streams! I
> am not very comfortable downgrading from CAN_FASTSEEK to CAN_SEEK until we
> know why it broke (assuming it did break). Besides, it will only fix the
> problem for slow-seekable streams, and not for non-seekable ones.
> Please don't patch the AVI stuff, at least not in the same patchset...
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