[vlc-devel] open TCP connections

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Aug 12 20:41:46 CEST 2009

Le mercredi 12 août 2009 20:34:43 Kaarlo Räihä, vous avez écrit :
> Someone on forums posted info about the TCP connections that vlc.exe seems
> to keep open. http://forum.videolan.org/viewtopic.php?f=14&t=63629
> So if you just use one vlc.exe instance, and playback multiple stream one
> after other, VLC seems to keep the connections alive forever. Original
> poster wants to know why VLC works like this (and so do I).

Because the sockets leaks (this would be a bug).

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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