[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] drop libamr support

Ivan Kalvachev ikalvachev
Sat Jan 5 00:01:10 CET 2008

On Jan 5, 2008 12:42 AM, Luca Barbato <lu_zero at gentoo.org> wrote:
> Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > Then we could never remove anything, not even if the code was broken and
> > ugly and whatnot.
> Broken -> fix it (removing is a way to fix it)

This is a barbaric way to fix whatever it is.
e.g. Broken leg -> amputation.
I guess it sounds reasonable if you are butcher.

> Ugly -> cosmetics & refactor (removing isn't a way to fix it)
> > The question is whether this is a "short term pain,
> > long term gain" thing or not.
> I see a regression, we should integrate ffamr once it's complete and
> still support libamr till we don't have an encoder...

I was thinking of making Diego finish the ffamr before removing libamr support.
(I heard it is almost complete, but needs heavy bug fixing). It should
be trivial thing for the biggest committer.

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