[FFmpeg-trac] #5287(undetermined:new): Protocol not on whitelist 'file'! in m3u8 for local use

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Fri Mar 4 19:29:13 CET 2016

#5287: Protocol not on whitelist 'file'! in m3u8 for local use
             Reporter:  remitamine   |                     Type:  defect
               Status:  new          |                 Priority:  normal
            Component:               |                  Version:
  undetermined                       |  unspecified
             Keywords:  hls          |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |
 i know that file protocol has been disabled for security conserns but for
 local use this is not an issue.
 i have a script in python that parse m3u8 manifests and make a version
 that refrance local segments path and than start downloading segments in
 parallel(using aria2c batch option) for speeding the download and in the
 same time to be able to resume the download at later time and i can start
 watch directly while segments are downloading.
 it was working before untill the version 3 released witch disable the file
 protocol in m3u8 by default, but it's not problem for the case that i've

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/5287>
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