[vlc-devel] [vlc-commits] Fix simulatenous HTTPd use of RTSP and HTTP

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Sep 27 22:54:57 CEST 2011

Le mardi 27 septembre 2011 23:46:03 Pierre Ynard, vous avez écrit :
> > > With the direction the code is taking, there is no chance of making
> > > work streaming on different ports for the same protocol,
> > 
> > That is different protocol on the same port. I am fine with supporting
> > it. It's just a matter of merging rtsp-host with http-host as a unique
> > configuration item. I think both cases are rarely used corner cases,
> > so I don't have any strong opinion on which one to support.
> Funny how your design that you presented as being straightforward,
> intuitive and not buggy needs to be amended and patched again and again.
> > As for different ports for the same protocol IN THE SAME PROCESS, I
> > still don't see the point.
> I'll assume that you acknowledge the point of different ports for the
> same protocol then.

In different processes, sure. I actually think that sucks. But it is 
unavoidable, until someone invents HTTPKit to share port 80 across multiple 
applications on the system.

If you run multiple HTTP outputs in the same process, then this issue is moot.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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