[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] hlsenc: single_file, support HLS ver 4 byteranges

Raento Mika mika.raento at elisa.fi
Tue Sep 16 06:50:34 CEST 2014

On 15/09/14 23:30, "Michael Niedermayer" <michaelni at gmx.at> wrote:

>On Mon, Sep 15, 2014 at 04:26:57PM +0300, Mika Raento wrote:
>> This adds a new option -hls_flags single_file that creates one .ts file
>> for HLS and adds byteranges to the .m3u8 file, instead of creating one
>> .ts file for each segment.
>> This is helpful at least for storing large number of videos, as the
>> number of files per video is drastically reduced and copying and storing
>> those files takes less requests and inodes.
>> This is based on work by Nicolas Martyanoff, discussed on ffmpeg-devel
>> in July 2014. That patch seems abandoned by the author, and contained
>> unrelated changes. This patch tries to add the minimum amount of code to
>> support the byterange playlists.
>> ---
>>  doc/muxers.texi      | 23 +++++++++++++++----
>>  libavformat/hlsenc.c | 64
>>  2 files changed, 71 insertions(+), 16 deletions(-)
>patch applied


>can you add a fate test so that this feature is also tested ?

Willdo, I'll get back to you in a couple of days.


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