[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] mxfdec: respect AVFMT_FLAG_IGNIDX.

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Sun Dec 18 17:10:13 CET 2011

On Sun, Dec 18, 2011 at 05:01:01PM +0100, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> It will not encourage it, because the user still has to explicitly
> enable it.

Forgot: and enabling by default will not make them happy because
it will break some files and make seeking behave badly with all.

> It could just be that its a partial file, with only part of the index
> missing.
> Or some transmission error damaging mostly the index.

I can see that for MXF it is not going to be very convincing case,
but for AVI one of the biggest issues was actually with torrents:
They can easily end up with an index that looks almost ok, except
that somewhere in the middle there is a block of 0s instead of a proper

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