[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] VP6 to flv muxing

Måns Rullgård mru
Fri Jun 9 01:01:32 CEST 2006

Tim Allen <tim at proximity.com.au> writes:

> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Benjamin Larsson <banan at student.ltu.se> writes:
>>>Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>>>>if you add a byte during flv muxing, shouldnt you remove i during flv
>>>That could be done or define a new codec id and let that decoder handle
>>>the extra byte.
>> I don't like that idea at all.  If one container requires some extra
>> stuff, then it's the responsibility of the demuxer to deal with it.
>> It's unfortunate when this happens, but there is no other sensible way
>> to handle it.
> My suggestion, for what it's worth, is that the codec could be given
> the capability to do whatever strange things certain (de)muxers want
> it to do, depending on parameters, and then the (de)muxers decide for
> themselves whether to pass those parameters to the codec.

(De)muxers that require obscene things should keep those things to
themselves.  The codec should not be cluttered with such mess.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

More information about the ffmpeg-devel mailing list