[MPlayer-users] aofile closing/reopening
Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
dominik at rangers.eu.org
Mon Apr 4 23:22:29 CEST 2005
On Thursday, 04 April 2030 at 07:33, Karen Pease wrote:
> I'd like to report a simple bug/feature request that I didn't see listed.
> When you use the -aofile option, it seems to close and reopen the file
> between tracks. This normally isn't an issue, unless your aofile is a fifo
> being read by some other program. In such a case, closing the file closes
> the line of communication and causes problems. Is it possible to have it
> leave the aofile open at all times? For now, I've made a workaround by
> writing a short python script that reconnects to the fifo after it is
> closed/reopened and writes continously to a second fifo, but of course this
> wastes cpu and makes things more complicated.
Looks like a RFE: -fixed-ao to me. ;)
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