[vlc-devel] rtsp module : vlc freeze

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Fri Sep 26 10:28:05 CEST 2008

On Fri, 26 Sep 2008 09:41:51 +0200, Sébastien Escudier
<sebastien-devel at celeos.eu> wrote:
> I noticed something which can freeze vlc for a long time.
> If you try to read an rtsp url which doesn't exists, it can freeze
> minutes before you can quit.
> Freeze is because of two functions :
> in live555.cpp : p_sys->rtsp->sendOptionsCmd(...)
> can block for several minutes
> And then, few lines later :
> p_sys->rtsp->describeURL(...)
> Which can freeze again for several minutes.

These are live555 problems. VLC cannot fix them.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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