Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #986, comment 8


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Feb 9, 2012, 7:27:28 PM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #986, comment 8

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    1 An .mp4 container is not streamable; the file layout requires seek operations. The only way to play one is to download the entire file to memory or local disk.  
     1An .mp4 container is not streamable; the file layout requires seek operations. The only way to play one, in general, is to download the entire file to memory or local disk.  
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    3 Most likely your pipe:0 test only works because your test file is smaller than the internal memory cache inside ffmpeg. For a big .mp4 file, your architecture will never work. 
     3Maybe your pipe:0 test only works because your test file is smaller than the internal memory cache inside ffmpeg? For a big .mp4 file, your architecture will be a problem. 
     4Why don't you use a streaming format?