[vlc-devel] [PATCH 1/1] dvdnav: add external access module support

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Thu Mar 12 11:10:28 CET 2015

On 18 Oct, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> Le vendredi 17 octobre 2014, 17:47:46 Thomas Guillem a écrit :
> > Use the following url: "dvd://http://" to open a DVD iso via http.
> No. That´s not what that URL means. It means file <empty string> on host <http> 
> with port <empty string>.

Yes, this was a bad design. My fault.

New patch is coming with a better design...

> It´s far from that easy. dvdnav and dvdread normally use regular files or block 
> devices. They cannot "block", they either return success or a fatal error 
> immediately (from a scheduling point of view).

They can, with the new callback system.

With my kindest regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
http://www.jbkempf.com/ - +33 672 704 734
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