[vlc-devel] How to slow down the demuxer?

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Oct 24 16:08:57 CEST 2012

On Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:04:37 +0200, Frédéric Yhuel <yhuelf at gmail.com>
> I guess it is related to the fact that DEMUX_GET_TIME request, which
> the Smooth Streaming demux forwards to the mp4 demux through a call to
> stream_DemuxControl(), returns a fairly imprecise result.

As for as I know, DEMUX_GET_TIME is only used for two things:
- showing the playback position to the user,
- synchronizing enslaved inputs (if any).

It should not affect pacing, unless the demuxer is part of a slave input.

Rémi Denis-Courmont
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