[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] attachments support in matroska demuxer

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Sun Jan 20 17:55:16 CET 2008

On Sun, Jan 20, 2008 at 06:31:18PM +0200, Uoti Urpala wrote:
> On Sun, 2008-01-20 at 17:22 +0100, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> > the original idea was that codec identifers would either fit in an int
> > or a demuxer would have a table of identifiers, it needs one anyway to
> > set codec_id, and in that case codec_tag could be a index into that
> > table
> > this should work with mime types too ...
> This would require limiting the allowed MIME types somehow. The file
> could have arbitrary "application/x-myprogram" MIME types. The Debian
> file /etc/mime.types which lists known types is 753 lines long (not
> every line is a separate type but most are). Would you support at least
> all those in the table? Or which subset?

As ive said the codec_tag system could be extended to handle abitrary
strings if that is needed ...


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