[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Fixed pause issue for streams without end (live cameras)

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Thu Oct 22 21:33:57 CEST 2015

On Thursday 22 October 2015 12:00:26 Ross Finlayson wrote:
> As an aside, I should point out that servers should really not need to
> receive *any* of these ‘keep-alive’ commands; they should, instead, be
> using incoming RTCP “RR” packets - from the client - to let it know that
> the client is still alive.  But unfortunately lots of RTSP servers
> (including VLC, I think :-) don’t listen to incoming RTCP packets at all.

During normal playback, yes. But the OP was about pause. Does the 
specification require sending RTCP feedback during pause? I could not find any 
explicit statement do that effect and it would not make much sense IMHO.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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