[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] udp: do not wait for data from the receiving thread.

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Wed Mar 14 23:31:55 CET 2012

On Wed, Mar 14, 2012 at 10:54:59PM +0100, Nicolas George wrote:
> Le quintidi 25 ventôse, an CCXX, Michael Niedermayer a écrit :
> > is this documented somewhere ?
> I do not think so, except in old mailing-lists messages, but it should.
> At the very least, you can see it is the only way for retry_transfer_wrapper
> to make any sense.

Well, that was the case originally. But if I remember correctly some
people decided that it shouldn't be necessary in the first place
and changed lower level code to be blocking.
I am not sure whether I am just imagining it, whether there was some
good reason or whether it was due to some performance/high wakeup
rate issues.

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