[MPlayer-users] There is no cache when playing m3u8 stream (hls-protocol)

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Sat Sep 21 18:42:23 CEST 2013

On Sat, Sep 21, 2013 at 06:12:49PM +0200, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> > With that, it works well. But still, isn't that only side-stepping the
> > issue?
> Kind of. But as said, most people like mean cannot receive rtsp streams
> over UDP either way because they use a NAT router.
> Unless you do crazy stuff like UPnP or firewall hole punching rtsp does
> not work in that case and will fall back to tcp.
> However after looking at the messages I am fairly certain this is
> already solved in FFmpeg:
> [udp @ 0x7f494f3c7700]'circular_buffer_size' option was set but it is not supported on this build (pthread support is required)
> So it's just broken due to the way we configure FFmpeg (assuming that
> circular buffer is large enough to hold a few frames).

Should be fixed, but as said RTSP-over-UDP doesn't work in my network
so I can't test it.

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