[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Close vfwcap devices on exit()

Compn tempn
Mon Apr 14 19:59:45 CEST 2008

On Mon, 14 Apr 2008 19:01:16 +0200, Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
>On Mon, Apr 14, 2008 at 05:18:31PM +0100, Ramiro Polla wrote:
>> With some devices and some versions of Windows, if you exit() an 
>> application before you disconnect a VFW driver, that device will
>> remain unusable until you reboot.
>I guess you can call me user-unfriendly but to be honest this is so
>obviously a driver bug I'd say tell your hardware vendor to hire

the hardware vendor for some cards has closed business.
what is your suggestion for these people?

this exit without disconnecting bug is a known problem on windows
with a lot of cards and software.


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