[vlc-devel] [RFC] revert Win32: always use the performance timers
fenrir at elivagar.org
Wed Dec 8 22:19:55 CET 2010
On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 10:11:01PM +0100, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 09:58:38PM +0100, Laurent Aimar wrote :
> > Hi,
> > On Wed, Dec 08, 2010 at 07:37:49PM +0100, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote:
> > > >> Oh sure. If you merge this, I am going to assume that someone else
> > > >> is taking over maintenance of the Win32 base support code from me.
> > > >> I admit I do a poor job since I cannot test what I'm doing (Wine
> > > >> does not seem to run VLC from build tree). But I have not seen any
> > > >> volunteer to do the work.
> > > >
> > > > It would only be a revert in the stable branch.
> > >
> > > The problem won't magically fix itself in the development branch. The new
> > > src/win32/ maintainer will fix it. That's really nice :-) Now I can
> > > concentrate on other stuff that I am better at and more interested in.
> > What were the exact issue when we used timeGetTime()?
> The issue was that some people, especially the ones using AMD Cool &
> Quiet systems had issues.
> Some people using O/C CPU too (but maybe it was a symptom of another
Yes, but what type of issues?
Is timeGetTime() not going at the right speed? Or jumping back and forth? Or...
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