|Summary:||[GStreamer] HLS stream slow start|
|Product:||WebKit||Reporter:||Alberto Garcia <berto>|
|Component:||WebKitGTK||Assignee:||Philippe Normand <pnormand>|
|Severity:||Normal||CC:||bugs-noreply, calvaris, pnormand|
|Bug Depends on:||202204|
Description Alberto Garcia 2019-05-30 09:14:28 PDT
Comment 1 Philippe Normand 2019-06-12 04:56:57 PDT
(In reply to Alberto Garcia from comment #0) [...] > > 2.24.0 takes only tenths of a second (switches almost immediately), > 2.24.1/2.24.2 takes several seconds. This is an issue that shows up with HLS > stations. 2.24.0 switches much faster anyway. I have a potential patch for this, will attach it here. > --------------------------------------------------- > switching too fast between two HLS stations (e.g. 5 Live and BBC > Worldservice) makes the whole beast hang. No way anymore to switch > between stations. Note: I use a Debian unmodified version of the > "surf" webbrowser to play these stations. I need to stop "surf" in > order to make it work again. This is https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=197558 > > There's another regression that I filed as bug 198376 which might be > related to this one. I chose to file them as separate bugs for the > time being. > I'll have a look.
Comment 2 Philippe Normand 2019-06-12 06:29:25 PDT
Created attachment 371949 [details] Patch
Comment 3 Xabier Rodríguez Calvar 2019-06-12 06:56:35 PDT
Phil, I think it would make sense to write a quick test for this, don't you think?
Comment 4 Philippe Normand 2019-06-12 06:59:21 PDT
A test measuring start-up time? How?
Comment 5 Philippe Normand 2019-06-13 07:05:01 PDT
Committed r246399: <https://trac.webkit.org/changeset/246399>