[Libav-user] Demuxing data directly into user provided buffers

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Wed Jun 5 18:32:09 CEST 2013

On Wed, Jun 5, 2013 at 6:28 PM, Arvind Raman <arvind_raman at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Question:
> Is it possible to configure libavformat to demux data directly into user
> provided buffers (allocated in the application) rather than into the packet
> buffers that get allocated within calls to the libavformat function.

No, thats not possible.
Demuxed data is generally so small (in comparison to decoded data),
that it was deemed too high complexity, and never implemented.

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