[Live-devel] Question regarding seeking and using epoch time.

Ross Finlayson finlayson at live555.com
Tue Oct 21 14:27:52 PDT 2008

>problem is that the current value of epoch is way higher than the
>precision of the float that is used in both openRTSP and the live
>library at the moment. Using double instead of float troughout the
>library when handling the seek times would solve this problem.


>Is there an interest in "fixing" this in the live555 library?

I'm not particularly interested in this, but if you send us a patch, 
I'll probably add it.

(In the meantime, you could just use an offset from some fixed, later 
'epoch' time - e.g., 1/1/2008.)

	Ross Finlayson
	Live Networks, Inc. (LIVE555.COM)

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