[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] lavf/udp: warn in case the circular_buffer_size or overrun_nonfatal cannot be supported

Stefano Sabatini stefasab at gmail.com
Thu Jul 19 09:57:48 CEST 2012

On date Thursday 2012-07-19 00:40:31 +0200, Stefano Sabatini encoded:
> On date Wednesday 2012-07-18 18:38:39 +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos encoded:
> > Stefano Sabatini <stefasab <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > 
> > > + av_log(h, AV_LOG_WARNING,
> > > +   "'overrun_nonfatal' option was set but is not supported on this system\n");
> > 
> > ... but libavformat was compiled without pthreads support
> This implies the knowledge of many facts which are possibly unknown to
> the user (OK libavsomething was not compiled with this pthreads stuff,
> and then??). Maybe more clear:
> "'overrun_nonfatal' option was set but it is not supported on this build (pthread support is required)\n");

I'll apply this variant in a day or so if I read no better suggestions.

> This is still not yet completely clear (and assumes the advanced
> notion of "build" on the user), but documentation (see other patch)
> should clarify this point.
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