[Ffmpeg-devel] Ffplay: TS streams take long time to start
Wed Jul 5 15:18:41 CEST 2006
Klaas-Pieter Vlieg wrote:
> I noticed TS streams via http take a very long time to start
> in ffplay.
> If the same stream is contained in ASF or OGG it starts much quicker.
> Why is that and how can I speed up playback start of TS
> streams in ffplay?
In libavformat/mpegts.c there is this:
/* 1.0 second at 24Mbit/s */
#define MAX_SCAN_PACKETS 32000
I reduced MAX_SCAN_PACKETS to 900 (since I'm streaming @700kbs) and ffplay starts playback much quicker now.
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