[vlc-devel] RE : [PATCH] -- still image (hopefully, a clean solution)

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sat Jul 18 11:43:36 CEST 2009

Le vendredi 17 juillet 2009 19:16:53 brezhoneg1, vous avez écrit :
> We can do as you describe with the current fake implementation (see new
> patch attached).

It seems like you are creating a demux that does not read the input stream. 
Does that actually work? Laurent?

> It is slightly less optimized than the first patch (file:// as a
> access_demux) because the file is open twice (once at access level and
> once at fake decoder level). But, it still works very fine.
> Another solution could be to write a new image demux and move away from
> the fake implementation (a fake access_demux + a fake decoder). Is it
> really needed ?

Nobody would answer why we need to have fake:// at all - so I assume we don't 
need it (except for backward compatibility), in fact.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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