[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] rdt.c: don't reuse the same AVStream in both RTSP and RM demuxer

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Fri Dec 19 03:18:32 CET 2008

On Thu, Dec 18, 2008 at 08:54:36PM -0500, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
> Hi Michael,
> On Thu, Dec 18, 2008 at 8:36 PM, Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> wrote:
> > On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 09:17:01AM -0500, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
> >> as a continuation of [1], which implemented support for multiple
> >> streams of the same type (audio, video) in a single RM stream, this
> >> patch separates the RTSP demuxer AVStream from the RM demuxer AVStream
> >> in RDT. This is needed because some variables in the AVStream context
> >> (e.g. priv_data) have a different meaning in RM than in RDT and can
> >> thus not be shared.
> >
> > how hard (and ugly) would it be to make them shareable?
> Practically impossible, the st->priv_data value would clash (it's a
> RTSPStream for RTSP and a RMStream for RM), I'd have to change it in
> every single function call... I'd love to do that, but it's not
> clean...
> Unless we come up with a way to assign multiple priv_data fields to a
> single AVStream or something along those lines. (?)

hmm, i see the problem
I just fear that copying could become a source of bugs


work easily?

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