[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] unix socket protocol and our proto situation

aviad rozenhek aviadr1
Wed Dec 15 16:03:21 CET 2010

On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 16:35, Ronald S. Bultje <rsbultje at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> On Wed, Dec 15, 2010 at 6:31 AM, aviad rozenhek <aviadr1 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > The 64k socket buffer asked for by ffmpeg is too small, especially when
> > using higher bitrate streams like 10mbps and up.
> > using 250k is much more reasonable IMHO and works much better.
> > using a tight loop to read from the socket improves on the current
> > situation, but does not fix it.
> > increasing the buffer size solves it completely, and requires no code.
> I think this is fine, but if you change default, please document that
> properly in changelog and try making it settable, if possible, with a
> AVOption in the RTSPDemuxer. That way apps that want smaller buffers
> don't have to waste memory.
> Ronald
I don't have commit access,
I was hoping that someone with commit access would be able to change the
default buffer size in udp.c

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