[ogg-dev] Ogg/Kate preliminary documentation
giles at xiph.org
Mon Feb 11 09:58:49 PST 2008
On 11-Feb-08, at 5:29 AM, ogg.k.ogg.k at googlemail.com wrote:
> I'm not sure I understand what you mean here - are you saying that
> you can
> start off as many streams as you want (via a bos packet at chain
> start), and
> then allocate them as you need them (in essence keeping a large
> pool of
> available streams and reusing them, hoping you don't need more than
> pool size) ?
Depends what you mean by 'allocate' I guess. Yes, you have start with
of bos packets, but you're constrained by what those bos packets
the streams to be (a particular codec, Kate category, etc.?) and
by what you describe them to be in an accompanying Skeleton stream.
on how the current discussions work out, you might end up
"nothing to see here" packets for all those streams.
So in practice it's more like "I suspect we might have commentary
here, so I'll
turn it on when we start the stream in case they bother typing
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