[FFmpeg-devel] Discussion related to the use of a global thread pool rather than the current threading model

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Fri Jan 8 13:22:17 CET 2016

On 8 January 2016 at 21:35, Andrey Turkin <andrey.turkin at gmail.com> wrote:
> example. I ended up disabling MT everywhere I can to fix that (which was a
> right thing to do anyway since my program was already multithreaded and it
> could use all the cores anyway). This thread-pool idea sounds reasonable to
> me; more reasonable than 8-16 threads per codec anyway.

Thank you ! :)

Yeah, Win7 32 bits dies when your process attempt to open about 730 threads.

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