[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] asf seek back at end of file after rewriting header

Baptiste Coudurier baptiste.coudurier
Sun Apr 15 19:17:11 CEST 2007

Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
> Hello,
> On Sun, Apr 15, 2007 at 06:18:06PM +0200, Baptiste Coudurier wrote:
>> Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
>>> On Sat, Apr 14, 2007 at 04:13:15AM +0200, Baptiste Coudurier wrote:
>>> [...]
>>>> url_fsize does seek.
>>> Actually that is not completely correct, it tries
>>> size = s->seek(s->opaque, 0, AVSEEK_SIZE);
>>> first.
>>> Even thought that function is called seek, there is no need for this
>>> operation to seek, and it can be implemented for all kinds of urls,
>>> whether they are pipes or whatever.
>> Use f/stat to find file size instead of seek ? Is there any other
>> solution ? In hope there is no portability problems.
> stat only work normal files, what is the point of avoiding the seek with
> those??

Yes, there is no point of using f/stat for normal files, that's why
url_fsize does seek for normal files.

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