[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] commit: Support H.264 SEI recovery points. (Steinar H. Gunderson )

Steinar H. Gunderson sgunderson at bigfoot.com
Sat Oct 2 01:45:37 CEST 2010

On Sat, Oct 02, 2010 at 01:42:57AM +0200, Laurent Aimar wrote:
>  The thing is that the SEI recovery point can be and is used without PIR, and
> so I am not sure of the consequences to incorrectly handle it for those
> cases. Besides, IMHO in the long term, it's better to not have a feature than
> having a partial 'kludge'.

Well, the worst thing that can happen is that you start displaying the
picture too early and show something “unfinished” to the user. In theory you
could just remove the entire check for b_header and let the user enjoy the
picture as it gets recovered.

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