[vlc-devel] [PATCH] AVI: add an automatic decision choice for AVI index

Juha Jeronen juha.jeronen at jyu.fi
Wed Jan 11 10:54:07 CET 2012

On 01/11/2012 10:04 AM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 11, 2012 at 10:04:27AM +0200, Juha Jeronen wrote :
>> On 01/10/2012 09:32 PM, Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
>>> On Tue, Jan 10, 2012 at 08:26:31PM +0100, Laurent Aimar wrote :
>>>>> Any problem if it replaces the 'always fix' option?
>>>> Well, some AVI have broken index and it's nice (even if advanced)
>>>> to have a way to rebuild it.
>>> I would call that "Force fix", to be honest, to avoid the confusion.
>> Well, at least I'm already confused :)
>> What's the difference between "Always fix" and the suggested new
>> "Automatically fix"?
> Always fix always rebuilds the AVI index.
> "Automatically fix", my proposal, is to rebuild the AVI index, every
> time it is necessary, but without asking. Because, those days,
> rebuilding the index is faster than asking the user to...

Ah, I see! This sounds very good.

In this case, "Force fix" (as suggested) or "Always fix", vs. "Fix if
needed" or "Fix if necessary"?


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