[vlc-devel] [PATCH 4/4] avcodec: va: get the picture to send to the vout during Extract() not Get()

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Nov 29 17:46:03 CET 2016

Le tiistaina 29. marraskuuta 2016, 14.19.38 EET Steve Lhomme a écrit :
> In some cases the decoder pool is stuck on picture_pool_Wait() because the
> va keeps requesting referenced pictures without outputing anything (yet).
> With this patch we only use the pool when we're going to send the picture
> to the vout which will release it at some point.

This is a big step backward. The eventual intent is to use the picture pool 
normally even in hardware decoding case. And this patch makes that essentially 
impossible. So obviously rejected.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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