[vlc-devel] [PATCH] network: export SO_RCVBUF & SR_SNDBUF as config options

Steinar H. Gunderson sgunderson at bigfoot.com
Mon Aug 12 19:40:47 CEST 2013

On Tue, Aug 13, 2013 at 01:31:00AM +0800, Tzu-Jung Lee wrote:
> This patch allows user to overrite default values set by VLC on our
> Linux system, though I haven't managed to build a Windows version
> and give it a try.

Note that in some cases, you actually want to _reduce_ this value from the
default, so that the burst size becomes smaller.

The default for VLC (at least on Linux) should simply be to leave it alone,
though, as Linux has socket buffer size auto-tuning these days.

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