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Changes between Version 12 and Version 13 of PacketEncoding


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Timestamp:
01/19/14 04:09:18 (6 years ago)
Author:
Antoine Martin
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  • PacketEncoding

    v12 v13  
    1616== Pixels and Icons ==
    1717
    18 '''Note''': all window pixels, icons and cursors are sent using dedicated [/wiki/Encodings picture encodings] and bypass the stream encoder completely (for efficiency).
     18'''Note''': all window pixels, icons and cursors are sent using dedicated [/wiki/Encodings picture encodings] and bypass the stream encoder completely (for efficiency). Pixel compression is done in its own thread, to improve responsiveness.
    1919
    20 The only exception to this rule is the `RGB` encoding, which will use the stream encoder on the raw pixels.
     20The only exception to this rule is the `RGB` encoding, which will use the stream encoder on the raw pixels (but still called from the pixel compression thread).
    2121}}}
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    4545== Configuration ==
    4646
    47 The default settings should end up using {{{lz4}}} and {{{rencode}}}, since those are by far the fastest options. That's why there are no command line options to change the defaults.
     47The default settings should end up using {{{lz4}}} and {{{rencode}}}, since those are by far the best options. That's why there are no command line options to change the defaults.
    4848
    4949However, you can disable individual encoders/compressors using environment variables: