[FFmpeg-devel] Removing the "multicast=" tag from UDP URLs

Luca Barbato lu_zero
Mon Apr 14 17:27:35 CEST 2008

Luca Abeni wrote:
> But this depends on the previous one... Or do you think that I can commit
> it independently?

I think we could push both (maybe using ifndef FOO() for the 2 macros 
just in case).

>>> There is a remaining usage of "multicast=" in the SDP generator,
>>> and I have some patches for removing it but I am not satisfied yet
>>> with them (I do not want to resolve a host name for generating an
>>> SDP description). The two attached patches actually fix a real bug
>>> (while the SDP generator's patches are only a cleanup), so I think
>>> they should be committed first.
>> I took some time to look at the rtp -> udp protocol bridge and I think 
>> that maybe we could avoid reformatting the url (I have a patch to get 
>> the max_packet_size exposed on rtp but I'm not exactly happy with it)
> I had a look at this issue in the past, but I am not sure if we really
> want a patch like this... But maybe your patch is better than my previous
> ideas ;-)

Given it's a cold path I'll leave it as is and I'll ad the other bit 
once you are done with yours.



Luca Barbato
Gentoo Council Member
Gentoo/linux Gentoo/PPC

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