[rtmpdump] patch: Stream does not start with requested frame, ignoring data

Peter Miller pmiller at opensource.org.au
Sat Apr 9 12:38:53 CEST 2011

On Sat, 2011-04-09 at 02:45 -0700, Howard Chu wrote:
> Peter Miller wrote:
> > The server does send the expected packet type
> > (r->m_read.initialFrameType == RTMP_PACKET_TYPE_VIDEO) but it does not
> > send the expected packet size (r->m_read.nInitialFrameSize = 17957,
> > nPacketLen = 592).  This causes it to fall into the code that expects a
> Then the server is lying to you about something. I don't believe your video 
> keyframe can be only 592 bytes, especially not if the actual last keyframe in 
> the file was 17KB.

Something is definitely strange, however my browser manages to play it
without difficulty.  However, that's what's happening, now the code has
to cope.  Just got to figure out how.

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