[vlc-devel] [PATCH] avcodec: disable threading by default
remi at remlab.net
Sun Sep 16 18:44:33 CEST 2012
Le dimanche 16 septembre 2012 15:19:47, Sergio M. Ammirata, Ph.D. a écrit :
> People playing files should not be penalized for this bug.
It's not one bug. It's multiple bugs. And people playing should never be
penalized for using default settings. It's really as simple as that. There is
ample evidence in the fora, on Trac and on IRC that this is a major unfixed
regression. It breaks multiple codecs (at least H.264, MP4V and MP2V) in a
number of situations.
> Wouldn't it cripple the ability of many computers to decode h264 HD videos?
> That was the biggest achievement of this multithreading feature.
You can still enable the option manually. The point is: DEFAULT SETTINGS HAVE
Should you have a concrete and more "selective" patch, you are very very very
welcome post it as soon as possible.
> Perhaps it can be dynamic based on the input type and the GUI can display
You are welcome to try.
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