[gst-devel] Re: [gst-cvs] soto gstreamer: gstreamer/ gstreamer/gst/

Jan Schmidt thaytan at mad.scientist.com
Mon Nov 22 17:04:10 CET 2004

<quote who="Martin Soto">
> Log message:
> 2004-11-23  Martin Soto  <martinsoto at users.sourceforge.net>
> 	* gst/gstqueue.c (gst_queue_init, gst_queue_link_sink)
> 	(gst_queue_link_src): Allow for renegotiating the caps of the sink
> 	pad. The queue will now wait until it is empty and forward the new
> 	caps to the source.

Can one of the other core guys comment on this? 

It's a pretty big change to the behaviour of queue - and this patch doesn't
have any timeout system or anything. What if the queue never drains because
the far side isn't pulling? In that case, perhaps the queue should just time
out and return FAILED.

Jan Schmidt                                  thaytan at mad.scientist.com

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