[MPlayer-users] Buffering of mplayer

Debal Mridha debal.mridha at gmail.com
Fri Mar 11 14:02:46 CET 2005

Hi all,
      I am studying how MPlayer takes data from Live RTP stack and
shows video and I have the followings basic questions.

1. How does mplayer do buffering(i want to know basic buffering
mechanism in mplayer) ?

2. Is there any time gap between the reading of data from Live by
MPlayer and its actual rendering? I mean to ask that whether a time
gap or buffer is intentionally used in MPlayer before rendering of the

Pls help me out.

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