[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Naming patterns for HLS segments

Ilkka Ollakka ileoo at videolan.org
Tue Apr 17 09:23:17 CEST 2012

On Mon, Apr 16, 2012 at 06:55:06PM +0200, Łukasz Korbel wrote:
> On Mon, 16 Apr 2012 11:28:30 +0300, Ilkka Ollakka <ileoo at videolan.org>
> wrote:
> > How about just change formatSegmentPath so user could define own
> > outputformat like %Y-%M-%D-%H%:M.%SS.ts etc? similar that marquee etc use
> > to present time and title and stuff?

> I like the idea. But if we want to have plain indexed names as well we
> cant use strftime directly.

We could just include strftime() in formatSegmentPath, as currently
index-number is #. But I'm not sure how well formating survives in
current code.

Index-numbering should be kept, as it seems to be pretty widely used
numbering format in those streams.

Ilkka Ollakka
Just when you thought you were winning the rat race, along comes a
faster rat!!!
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