[MPlayer-dev-eng] [PATCH] audio/x-wav mime type
mplayer-deveng at lists.lammerts.org
Thu Aug 2 18:49:31 CEST 2007
On 08/02/07 03:03, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Thu, Aug 02, 2007 at 09:01:05AM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 02, 2007 at 01:01:40AM -0400, Eric Lammerts wrote:
>>> attached patch adds an "audio/x-wav" -> DEMUXER_TYPE_AUDIO entry to
>>> Without this, streaming a .wav file fails if you use -nocache (it just
>>> gives a bunch of "Stream not seekable!" messages and then gives up).
>> Do you have an example URL?
> Found two:
> I cannot reproduce the problem.
With those there's no problem, because that http server accepts
byte-ranges, which causes the STREAM_SEEK flag to be set. Then, when
mplayer wants to seek back to the beginning, it simply reconnects to the
server. I see mplayer connect three times when I play the files above.
This is an example of an http server without byte-ranges:
(btw, the fact that it sounds pretty crappy has nothing to do with mplayer)
thanks for looking into this!
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