[vlc-devel] [PATCH 2/2] Fix libvlc_media_get_tracks_info()

Pierre Ynard linkfanel at yahoo.fr
Fri Dec 3 02:05:45 CET 2010

>  My bad, es_format_t::i_id may not be unique. But es_out_id_t::i_meta_id
> respects all your constraints, as long as

Could somebody explain again how i_id is not unique (and why there is a
different i_meta_id that is unique) ?

>  - the source is exactly the same each time it is read, eg ts from DVB
>    or UDP won't work, but file source will.

Yeah, and what about live streams?

And what changes if we want unique IDs in the stream output?

Pierre Ynard
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