[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Support for rotated MP4 Movies (bug #2882)

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Wed Feb 12 09:09:21 CET 2014

On 11 Feb, Matthias Keiser wrote :
> Am 07.02.2014 um 15:05 schrieb Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org>:
> >> +    //FIXME: relying on STREAM_CAN_FASTSEEK to decide if we can parse
> >> +    // a file is a bad heuristic, because local files are always
> >> +    // fast-seekable.
> > 
> > So? I don't get this comment.
> It just seemed to me that some stream module could return false for STREAM_CAN_FASTSEEK for a fragmented file, so we decide to handle it, but the same file stored locally would not be handled. That didn't make sense to me. But maybe we always have a smooth box in this case?

This is file vs http, notably.

With my kindest regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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