[FFmpeg-devel] [rfc] merge the applehttp-urlprotocol into main

Luca Barbato lu_zero
Fri Mar 4 11:40:27 CET 2011

On 02/28/2011 02:57 PM, Martin Storsj? wrote:
> On Mon, 28 Feb 2011, Martin Storsj? wrote:
>> On Mon, 28 Feb 2011, Luca Barbato wrote:
>>> On 02/28/2011 12:54 PM, Martin Storsj? wrote:
>>>> That might indeed be a better route. Although I don't think we currently 
>>>> can handle registering a protocol that will catch any 
>>>> applehttp+<whatever>://, at the moment we'd have to register the full 
>>>> applehttp+<whatever> as protocol name.
>>>> What would be a good way of handling this? Adding a flag to URLProtocol, 
>>>> where a protocol can signal that it can work as a base protocol? That is, 
>>>> if this flag is set, we'd try to match only the part of the URL scheme up 
>>>> to the first + with this protocol name.
>>> might be useful go to this route and change the url splitter accordingly
>>> in the long run.
>> I'm not sure the url splitter in itself should be changed - there's no 
>> inherent meaning in using + as a separator. I'll try to prototype the 
>> thing I suggested above, though.
> Implemented this in the attached patches. Do you think this looks like a 
> sensible approach?

I'd queue them up and push tomorrow, after that I might merge my
protos[1] branch once cleaned up enough and switch rtsp to use the same
format for it.

Anybody against it? (I let a canonical week pass to hear more comments
on it)



Luca Barbato

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