[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] hls demuxer: add option to defer parsing of variants

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Sun Nov 26 01:57:36 EET 2017

2017-11-24 7:52 GMT+01:00 Rainer Hochecker <rainer.hochecker at onlinehome.de>:
>> Shouldn't this be:
>> 0 (or -1) for all streams (default), n>0 (or > -1) for the nth stream.
>> I guess it is at least possible that the user knows in advance which
>> streams the source will offer.
>> No?

> It is very unlikely that this is known in advance.

> Also there is no reason why you want to load
> more than a single variant at a time.

It is generally impossible to load the second (third)

Carl Eugen

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