[vorbis-dev] application/ogg is a proposed Internet standard.

Beni Cherniavsky cben at techunix.technion.ac.il
Tue Feb 4 13:18:09 PST 2003

On 2003-02-04, Segher Boessenkool wrote:

> Beni Cherniavsky wrote:
> > Or do you mean some sort of a table-of-contents for pointing to the
> > keyframes?
> Yes.
>  > That is problematic with streaming.
> How so?  A good TOC is not all that big.  And there are ways
> to make it smaller...
I meant that you must create all the data before you cat output the table.
If you put it at the end (or periodically), it can work - but only for
backward seeking.  On a second thought, that's OK - you can't seek forward
into data you haven't yet recieved anyway :-).

>  > Perhaps some
> > jump-back tables appearing from time to time could be beneficial.
> ...like this, for example.

Beni Cherniavsky <cben at tx.technion.ac.il>

I wonder what will happen if somebody builds a time machine and connects
it to the Internet as a gateway to itself with a time offset...
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