Opened 3 years ago

Last modified 20 months ago

#8897 new enhancement

HLS EXT-X-START tag support

Reported by: xiaofeng Owned by:
Priority: wish Component: avformat
Version: git-master Keywords: hls
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Reproduced by developer: no
Analyzed by developer: no


Summary of the request:

According to, better to support the OPTIONAL tag EXT-X-START.

The EXT-X-START tag indicates a preferred point at which to start
playing a Playlist. By default, clients SHOULD start playback at
this point when beginning a playback session. This tag is OPTIONAL.

Change History (2)

comment:1 by Steven Liu, 3 years ago

Priority: normalwish

comment:2 by Balling, 20 months ago

Looks like it was added in df8ad4e3914c65d3ebcaac10bac6038eadb70d74 but not as default. You still need -prefer_x_start 1 to activate it...

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