[MPlayer-users] change cache on the fly
Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Wed Feb 9 19:14:42 CET 2011
On Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 07:11:42PM +0300, sergio wrote:
> On 02/06/2011 02:10 PM, Reimar "Döffinger" wrote:
> >No. But why not just always use a larger cache?
> >You are aware of the -cache-min option?
> Mplyaer computes cache size automatically on start.
Uh, no it doesn't.
> For example when I play local file cache not used. For one http
> realtime music
> cache is 180 KBytes with cache-min 20%, and for another 320 KBytes with 0%
> Cache depends on source. It's impossible to set common cache setting for all
There is simply no point at all in varying the cache size (except memory usage,
and possibly bugs). cache-min of course needs to differ.
> >Wouldn't be hard to add a possibility to change that at runtime, though it
> >probably will not behave as desired so it's likely pointless.
> I think this will be usefull option.
I was talking about -cache-min, and that wouldn't really do anything until
the next file.
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