[FFmpeg-devel] Additional RTSP issues

Ronald S. Bultje rsbultje
Wed Jul 15 21:30:58 CEST 2009


On Wed, Jul 15, 2009 at 3:23 PM, Baptiste
Coudurier<baptiste.coudurier at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 7/15/2009 12:16 PM, Stas Oskin wrote:
>>> What about discarding packets until RTCP SR is received ?
>>> It is streaming, user won't care about loosing a few frames at the
>>> beginning but will definitely prefer having correct timestamps, like
>>> this thread proves.
>> That what I actually do now, but I still want to be able to process these
>> frames if needed.
> Interesting, what for ?

- data prefetch (imagine wanting an internal buffer, skipping the
first 3sec b/c of delay and then having to wait an *additional* 3
seconds to build up the internal buffer; of course the 3s is a random
number but you get the idea)
- not all RTSP streams are live


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