[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] fix matroska decoder for streamed input

Martin Storsjö martin
Sat Jun 5 18:38:53 CEST 2010

On Sat, 5 Jun 2010, David Conrad wrote:

> On Jun 5, 2010, at 12:24 PM, Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
> > Hello,
> > the matroska demuxer will attempt seeking when reading the seekhead stuff.
> > This completely messes up playing from stdin - well, at least within
> > MPlayer.
> > I since this is a non-essential part, IMO it should be skipped for
> > the url_is_streamed case, as in below patch.
> > Objections to applying it?
> Doesn't this break reading cues over http?

Perhaps we need to distinguish between streamed http and static http where 
seeking and doing range requests is possible? We could perhaps check 
whether we got any Accept-Ranges header in the reply.

// Martin

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