[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC]Revert the default for ffplay to -noautoexit

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Sun Sep 7 23:58:43 CEST 2014

On Sun, Sep 07, 2014 at 11:02:58PM +0200, Marton Balint wrote:
> On Sun, 7 Sep 2014, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> >Hi!
> >
> >I have no strong opinion on this but I wonder if ffplay isn't primarily
> >a test application for which it is very useful not to exit.
> >
> Well, I was thinking about this myself... And I quite hate that in
> mplayer when you seek past the end of the file, the player just will
> exit :)
> So if it were just up to me, I would revert the autoexit patch. But
> no strong opinion here either.

no objections if thats what people prefer

personally, i think at least for short videos the immedeate exit is
annoying for testing

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