[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Split DV demuxer/muxer

Diego Biurrun diego
Fri Sep 15 21:28:58 CEST 2006

On Fri, Sep 15, 2006 at 08:07:06PM +0200, Panagiotis Issaris wrote:
> On vr, 2006-09-15 at 10:52 -0700, Roman Shaposhnik wrote:
> >[...]
> > > Attached you'll find two patches containing the results
> > > of the commands suggested by Michael:
> > > diff -udp dv.c dvenc.c
> > > diff -udp dv.c dvdec.c
> > 
> >    Looks good. The usual warning about preserving the history applies.
> My initial patch split the file in a 'dvdec.c' and a 'dvenc.c'. Diego
> Biurrun prefers 'dv.c' and 'dvenc.c' [1]. What's your favorite pick? :)
> Currently there seems to be no "standard" for naming a demuxer/muxer:
> * avi and flv use the "enc"/"dec" postfixes
> * asf, gfx, mpegts mov use the "enc" postfix for multiplexers, nothing
> for demultiplexers
> * gif does it the other way around: users the "dec" postfix for the
> demultiplexers, and nothing for the multiplexer :-)

Now that we can finally rename files I propose unifying this.  Since
most files whose names don't end in 'enc' are demuxers/decoders I
propose to keep the name without suffix for decoders/demuxers and use
and 'enc' suffix for encoders/muxers.

Opinions?  Otherwise I'm tempted to go ahead with this after the


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