[vlc-devel] [PATCH 1/1] codec/dirac: Rewrite libdirac(-research) encoding support

Laurent Aimar fenrir at via.ecp.fr
Tue Nov 11 19:25:11 CET 2008

On Tue, Nov 11, 2008, David Flynn wrote:
> On 2008-11-11, Laurent Aimar <fenrir at via.ecp.fr> wrote:
> > On Mon, Nov 10, 2008, David Flynn wrote:
> >> On 2008-11-10, davidf+nntp at woaf.net <davidf+nntp at woaf.net> wrote:
> >> >  static block_t *Encode( encoder_t *p_enc, picture_t *p_pic )
> >> How does one know when the input has ended? (in order to flush the
> >> encoder and tidy up any housekeeping?
> >  Actually, there is no way to know it.
> thats really unfortunate, since it is good practice for us to signal an
> EOS marker.
> But worse, surely this means that i'll also not be able to extract the
> last few (or whatever) out of the encoder
 Yes :(
 A clean solution is welcome. Your idea of pushing NULL picture until the
encoder does not output data anymore is fine.
 You will need to update transcode.c for that (and maybe fix a few encoder
to at least issue a warning and not segfault).


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