[FFmpeg-devel] Network IO in FFmpeg

Yu Xiaolei dreifachstein at gmail.com
Sun Dec 22 03:54:00 CET 2013

On 12/21/2013 3:24 AM, Roger Pack wrote:
> So I guess my order of preference would be "closing the socket" (or
> using current pthread cancel code, which happens to do this) then
> "poll+self-pipe"

POSIX requires fd reusing.
I think closing a socket from another thread is inherently racy.

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