[Ffmpeg-devel] HTTP probing issue... [PATCH]

Ronald S. Bultje rbultje
Thu Mar 1 03:24:51 CET 2007


On Feb 28, 2007, Francois Revol wrote:
> As an historical note, IIRC they appeared as an attempt to fix
> dangerous error practice (returning -EFOO which breaks in BeOS because
> posix errors are already negative) but never got used everywhere
> anyway.
> So to everyone submitting patches please always
>     return AVERROR(some posix error or errno itself);

Thanks for explaining, this sounds exactly like what I was praying  
for. Good work!


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