[vlc-devel] [PATCH 2/2] chromecast: don't close the client connection

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Oct 28 11:59:18 CET 2020

Le keskiviikkona 28. lokakuuta 2020, 12.51.52 EET Alexandre Janniaux a écrit :
> > If you mean [time between] consecutive HTTP messages, then that would
> > cause a time-out already in previous versions. And removing that time-out
> > is not an option. The 10 seconds inactivity timeout is very much intended
> > there to save resources. That's the only DoS mitigation. Practicaly all
> > webservers have an aggressive timeout between requests also, for the same
> > reasons.
> Isn't chromecast single-client only?

I don't know. What does it matter here anyway? The HTTPd instance is shared by 
all HTTP clients. So, for instance, Chromecast and the HTTP interface are 
handled in the same instance and thread.


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