[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] avformat/tls_schannel: fix the return value on EOF

wm4 nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Wed Apr 18 23:56:46 EEST 2018

On Wed, 18 Apr 2018 22:50:19 +0200
Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:

> Jan Ekström (2018-04-18):
> > While I have kind of felt like this for a while now, I am just not
> > sure if we can find all the things where with or without mention
> > things have been poked to fix issues with it, which would now have to
> > all be reverted. Also we already angered API users once with this
> > change (albeit I'm not sure if it ever ended up in release yet?), so
> > I'm not sure if we want to do it again. Of course as I mentioned if
> > this was never in any release then that is kind of not relevant.  
> Might I ask how you propose to address the issue that required this
> change in the first place?
> The convention ret=0 for EOF does not work for packtized packets. We had
> complaints about issues caused by that. You cannot revert a solution
> that works unless you have one that work better in view.

There was a simple patch that would have solved that issue locally in
the UDP code.

This whole EOF thing was a non-issue and would not have required
breaking so much other code.

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