[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] Add a demuxer directly handling rtp:// URLs by inspecting their content

Ronald S. Bultje rsbultje
Sun Oct 10 20:23:18 CEST 2010


On Sun, Oct 10, 2010 at 12:37 PM, Luca Abeni <lucabe72 at email.it> wrote:
> I now see a bug on roundup asking for this, but... Is this really a good
> idea? AFAIK, "rtp://..." URLs are not standardised in any way, and the only
> standard way to identify an RTP session is an SDP. I think that something
> like this patch can work in some cases, but will fail in some other cases (I
> believe there are a lot of them - basically, the only case in which this can
> work reliably is TS over RTP...) and will end up confusing the users even
> more...

J-B, how does VLC deal with this? VLC accepts rtp:// URIs afaics.


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