[vlc-devel] commit: Increased fifo decoder size to 400mb. (Laurent Aimar )

Marian Ďurkovič md at bts.sk
Sat Oct 24 08:34:44 CEST 2009

On Fri, 23 Oct 2009 23:14:52 +0200 (CEST), git version control wrote
> vlc | branch: 1.0-bugfix | Laurent Aimar <fenrir at videolan.org> | Wed 
> Jul 15 21:23:56 2009 +0200| [eafadf15e9fe064c404c985c1fd8e0a183d30eb9] 
> | committer: Laurent Aimar
> Increased fifo decoder size to 400mb.
>  I don't think there is any good fixed value, I have tuned it for
> 50mbit/s video with a cache of 60s.

Is this one not too dangerous for stable branch? I mean if 1.0.3 might require
~500 MB of real free memory, that's a *huge* jump from 1.0.2 and might prevent
VLC from working in some setups. Yes, RAM is cheap today, but laptops with
<= 1 GB RAM are still in common use.

   With kind regards,



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