[rtmpdump] rtmpdump "cleaning up..." keeps on forever (?) on Windows for non-existent streams on simplecdn.net servers

Howard Chu hyc at highlandsun.com
Tue Mar 16 01:18:48 CET 2010

PLTK wrote:
> Hello.
> This is most possibly a LOW priority "bug".
> Trying to further help on the the development of rtmpdump I tried the
> following command on
> Windows. (rtmpdump v2.2)
> rtmpdump -v -r rtmp://liveplay.simplecdn.net/staticvto8k/ms3292.flv -y
> ms3292.flv
> The above command works great as long as the "ms3292.flv" part exists
> on the server.
> If it does not, then the program waits forever (or "for a very long
> time") and while the first
> "Ctrl+C" will be accepted, the second/third/etc will be ignored and
> the program can only
> be killed through the "task manager".
> I think this problem happens only on simplecdn.net servers, although I
> will keep on looking.
Thanks. Try again with svn -r355.

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