Bugzilla – Bug 4915
clean up/refactor VNC codecs
Last modified: 2014-04-22 14:01:10
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The current VNC code base is not very flexible for doing more CODEC agnostic
things like lossless refresh or dynamically changing CODEC based on available
bandwidth, CPU and characteristics of the input framebuffer. So before we can
start any of those projects, we first need to refactor things into something
I severely underestimated how much cleanup was necessary. I think most of it is
done now, but there is still much left to do and test that nothing has been
Finally done and the work has been announced on the tigervnc-devel mailing
Nothing has been committed though. We'll do that on bug 5026.
The work is available on github, in case I somehow lose it: