[vlc-devel] question about media buffer sizes and their manipulation using libvlc

Rémi Denis-Courmont rem at videolan.org
Thu Nov 13 17:35:50 CET 2008

Le jeudi 13 novembre 2008 18:19:26 Vinod Kumar Malamal Vadakital, vous avez 
écrit :
> Hello all,
>      I am a newbie in vlc. However, I have successfully used libvlc api's
> from a c program written by me to stream an rtsp file from a Darwin
> streaming server and play it out. I now need my program to access the media
> buffer (buffer that contains the rtp packets of the streamed audio and
> video) to find the length of these buffers and dynamically change the
> buffer sizes if needed. Could anybody tell me if this is possible using
> libvlc api's. If such api's are not available then I would like to write
> those api's. For this I need to find these buffers. Could anyone tell me
> what these buffers are called in the vlc code. I am using version 0.9.6.

This is not implemented by the current RTSP plugin.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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