[vlc-devel] [PATCH 1/2] rtp sout: randomize initial timestamp value

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sat Dec 12 09:33:33 CET 2009

Le samedi 12 décembre 2009 04:55:01 Pierre Ynard, vous avez écrit :
> RFC 3550 recommends this.

Please don't do that.

Having synchronized timestamps across elementary streams is a feature. 
Provided the streams have the same clock frequency, the receiver does not need 
to wait for RTCP-SR.

Besides, randomizing the timestamp is not remotely as useful as randomizing 
the SSRC.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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