[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] switch to poll()

Martin Storsjö martin
Sun Nov 14 01:15:58 CET 2010

On Fri, 12 Nov 2010, Luca Barbato wrote:

> select() has the 1024 fd limit that might touch some users of our
> library, I'd switch all of the to poll() since we already have a
> fallback for it in os_support.c

Sounds like a great plan, I actually thought about this issue some time 
ago, but it seems I never took any action on it then.

I'd like to see a patch before you commit anything on it though, since 
usually, using poll you normally end up with a bit more code than when 
using select.

// Martin

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