[FFmpeg-devel] [GSoC] Proof-of-concept HTTP Server

Stephan Holljes klaxa1337 at googlemail.com
Thu Apr 2 22:55:27 CEST 2015

On Mon, Mar 30, 2015 at 5:19 PM, Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:
> Le nonidi 9 germinal, an CCXXIII, Stephan Holljes a écrit :
>> I hope this addresses the issues mentioned.
>> I added a new label in case of failure in http_open() in favor of
>> duplicated code (i.e. calling av_dict_free() multiple times). I copied
>> the style from the other functions.
>> Signed-off-by: Stephan Holljes <klaxa1337 at googlemail.com>
> The patch looks good to me (acronym to learn: LGTM) as is or with the code
> moved into a separate function point.
> Except one more point that was not addressed earlier: if you want to add
> comments to a Git patch email, you need to put them between the "---" and
> the first "diff --git" lines. That is where the small stats "2 files
> changed, 28 insertions(+), 1 deletion(-)" is already inserted, it is
> considered as a simple comment too.
> If you put them before the "---" line, it becomes part of the commit message
> when the patch is applied from the mail. For the final version, maybe better
> attach the patch or push it to a public clone.
> At this point, I suspect you can consider this will be applied soon (better
> give it maybe two days before asking for merging) and, if you want to
> strengthen your application, make the patch even better, for example getting
> it to work for input as well as output.

How would http listening work as an input option?

> For that, I suspect it will be convenient for you to isolate the code in its
> own function, that makes handling the variables and the failure code path
> easier, so you probably better follow wm4's advice.
> Regards,
> --
>   Nicolas George
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I moved the functionality opening the listening socket to a new function.
The patch is attached.
Sorry for the late reply, I had exams.

Stephan Holljes
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