[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Bluray: changing the module type from access to access_demux

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Tue Jun 21 18:00:33 CEST 2011

On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 06:50:32PM +0300, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> As for RTP, using an access_demux and a TS stream_demux will hide and hinder 
> some of the functionality of the TS demux. Indeed, the stream_demux API cannot 
> forward control requests from the access_demux to the demux (allowing this 
> without deadlocks would be really hard).

While this is probably the case, the bd module does use a TS
stream_demux, too. And the current module being just an "access" is not
enough to be useful; the modification makes it usable and working.
So, yes, it is probably limited, but what else do you suggest?

> As for reading "file" URLs, this should be done by a demux, not an 
> access_demux.

If you are referring to shortcuts, I am merely doing what dvdnav module
is doing.

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
http://www.jbkempf.com/ - +33 672 704 734
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