[vlc-devel] VOD : freeze while the multicast input is not there
sebastien-devel at celeos.eu
Thu Oct 2 17:09:57 CEST 2008
Quoting Rémi Denis-Courmont <rem at videolan.org>:
> Using vod
> output for a broadcast makes no sense to me. It just replicates the the exact
> same processing for each and every client.
Right, and I see no other way to achieve this (sending the same broadcast input
to clients, on demand, with vlc).
> > rtp unicast stream have the same problem. So this is not multicast related,
> > but rtp input related.
> That does not answer the question of what happens with another input PLUGIN.
Ok, but I don't know another non seekable, non pausable input plugin.
> RTP fails when the access thread is killed. The bug is in the crappy VoD
> stack, not in RTP. Otherwise VLC would get stuck when using the playlist.
thank you for the explanation.
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