[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add support for digest auth in the http and rtsp protocols
Wed Mar 24 22:23:32 CET 2010
Luca Barbato <lu_zero at gentoo.org> writes:
> On 03/24/2010 04:57 PM, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> I don't understand the need for a lib though. Many years ago, I was
>> experimenting with SCTP, and I didn't use any library. It was all
>> done with extended parameters for socket() and some setsockopt()
>> calls. I guess that was before the wrapper-lib-for-everything madness
>> completely took over.
> Apparently some of the features were deemed to have some standard
> simplified interfaces (eg: sctp_sendmsg vs sendmsg)
Were deemed? That's a matter of choice. What's to simplify in
sendmsg() anyway? Is it still possible to use the standard socket
> and netinet/sctp.h is provided separately at least in linux.
That's silly. It's only a few structs and constants. Anyhow, a
dependency on an optional header is more palatable than an entire lib
of dubious quality.
mans at mansr.com
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