[vlc-devel] [PATCH] patches applied to VLC

Sébastien Escudier sebastien-devel at celeos.eu
Wed Nov 16 09:22:32 CET 2011

On Wed, 2011-11-16 at 03:26 +0800, Ross Finlayson wrote:
> Note, for example, patch 1, about "inet_ntoa()" not being thread safe.
> While that's true, it's not important for LIVE555 and VLC because (1)
> we use our own version of this function, with our own name, and (2)
> LIVE555 code is not accessed by more than one thread in VLC at all (at
> least, it shouldn't be).

FYI, Vlc can open multiple inputs (including rtsp) with one instance. In
this case, the library is accessed by more than one thread (and it works
very well).

More information about the vlc-devel mailing list