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

Martin Storsjö martin
Thu Dec 16 14:36:49 CET 2010

On Thu, 16 Dec 2010, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:

> On Thu, Dec 16, 2010 at 3:44 AM, Martin Storsj? <martin at martin.st> wrote:
> > Yes, av_find_stream_info is problematic with streams over lossy channels
> > such as UDP, since depending on the stream, it can buffer up quite a bit
> > of data, and won't read any more until the buffered data is consumed.
> We have to fix that. ffmpeg/ffplay should always work.

Yes - I've run into this issue every now and then, but not bad enough that 
I've looked into how to fix it properly.

// Martin

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