[vlc-devel] [PATCH] too long timeouts in win32 vlc_poll

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Sun Feb 3 18:21:47 CET 2013

Le dimanche 3 février 2013 13:01:04, Mario Speiß a écrit :
> When vlc_poll is called with timeout of i.e. 5000ms it may happen that the
> waiting time might be as long as 2500s ! Probably poll should be called
> with the 50ms timeout as many times until the original provided timeout
> has been reached.

Yes the code is correctness-challenged. I wonder how I came up with such utter 
crap. But your patch does not solve the problem fully.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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