[vlc-devel] Zipped mp4 file and STREAM_CAN_FASTSEEK

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Aug 24 09:21:26 CEST 2011

On Tue, 23 Aug 2011 23:31:42 -0700 (PDT), Peter Tap <ptrtap at yahoo.com>
> When I examine modules/stream_filter/decomp.c:244, function Control
> returns "false" for STREAM_CAN_SEEK and STREAM_CAN_FASTSEEK. However, if
> look at modules/demux/mp4/mp4.c:305, it appears if STREAM_CAN_FASTSEEK
> false, MP4 plugin cannot be used.
> I don't understand this. Why am I able to still see the video in vlc?

Fallback to another plug-in, probably libavformat.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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