[vlc-devel] Roles of DEMUX_CAN_CONTROL_RATE and DEMUX_SET_RATE in live555.cpp??

Jean-Paul Saman jpsaman at videolan.org
Thu Nov 27 10:46:25 CET 2008

Vinod Kumar Malamal Vadakital wrote:
> Hello everyone,
> I am working with client controlled rate adaptation in vlc which uses
> live555 libraries for RTSP streaming. When reading the demux code :
> live555.cpp, I came across two case switches (that are comment out in vlc
> version 0.9.6). These two switches are DEMUX_CAN_CONTROL_RATE and
> DEMUX_SET_RATE. Could anyone tell me if these switches are for requesting a
> different transmission rate from the server? If so why are they not enabled
> or if there are any problems with their working?
I think you should checkout the 0.9-trickplay branch. It has RTSP 
trickplay features enabled.

Check out with (after cloning the repository first).

git checkout -b 0.9-trickplay origin/0.9-trickplay

Jean-Paul Saman

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