[vlc-devel] VLC as a frame-server : some problems remains.

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Thu Feb 19 12:47:17 CET 2009

On Thu, 19 Feb 2009 17:06:21 +0530, Video Guru <guru.video at gmail.com>
> libvlc is limiting the delivery rate to vmem based on the fps of the
> media. I dont want that. I want to get frames as fast as possible to
> fill my buffer, when my buffer is near full, I will either pause vlc,
> or hold the vmem lock (with of course, --no-drop-frames).

I suspect that the vmem plugin supports only one frame buffer, and that
would be the issue. VLC has to wait until there is one buffer available.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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