[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Fix Issue 616 : "flac on small file"

Jai Menon realityman
Wed Sep 3 06:58:20 CEST 2008


On Wednesday 03 Sep 2008 4:35:03 am Justin Ruggles wrote:
> Jai Menon wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > On Tuesday 02 Sep 2008 10:59:49 pm Jai Menon wrote:
> >> Hi,
> >>
> >> Attached patch "fixes" issue 616. The default max_framesize is just too
> >> large.
> I think this needs to be fixed in a different way.  There are other
> proposals out there which fix the problem.  They just haven't made it to
> SVN yet.  The main issue is that the metadata is sent to the decoder,
> which means that the buffer is not large enough for the header in some
> situations.  This has become more common since embedded image support
> was added to FLAC.

So do we need a new demuxer for flac? I don't really have a good idea 
regarding the support for embedded images so I'll stay off that one. Maybe 
somebody could look into a better solution. Till then, bugs-- !

> -Justin


Jai Menon

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