[gst-devel] Re: gst-player and hermes
tuukkat at ees2.oulu.fi
Tue Feb 25 04:58:10 CET 2003
On Tue, 25 Feb 2003, Bastien Nocera wrote:
>The mplayer engine isn't threadsafe, and that includes the plugins etc.
Couldn't that be implemented by simply adding locks around
each call to the MPlayer code as simple initial low-performance version?
To support as wide variety of codecs as MPlayer I'm afraid one
needs to use binary-only modules which might not be thread safe anyway.
>Best is to work like xine and MPlayer do, adapting code from each other.
On the longer run, I definitely agree.
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