[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Drop AVFrac at the next lavf major bump

Måns Rullgård mans
Mon Jan 5 22:10:41 CET 2009

Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> writes:

> On Mon, Jan 05, 2009 at 01:09:48AM +0100, Stefano Sabatini wrote:
>> Hi all, this is just to revive the old discussions about the removal
>> of AVFrac.
>> Related threads:
>> http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.video.ffmpeg.devel/60413
>> http://thread.gmane.org/gmane.comp.video.ffmpeg.devel/38380
>> I picked up the Mans patch, with some little modifications to avoid to
>> break backward compatibility, yes it's done with ugly ifvers but I
>> don't think there are better ways... apart from bump major seems there
>> seems to be many important changes (metadata API) in these days.
>> I think the AVRational64 approach is correct, since it shouldn't lose
>> precision, unfortunately there is some regressions which I think are
>> due to some roundings, I still didn't investigate but I will do if you
>> like the approach.
> What is the point of "renaming" AVFrac to AVRational64 ?
> we could just keep AVFrac ...

You were the one who marked AVFrac deprecated.  I assumed you had a
reason for this.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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