[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add description for the other FFmpeg libs in the about page

Diego Biurrun diego
Wed Mar 11 01:03:32 CET 2009

On Tue, Mar 10, 2009 at 10:23:05PM +0100, Stefano Sabatini wrote:
> Ahh OK, fixed.
> --- src/about	(revision 320)
> +++ src/about	(working copy)
> @@ -15,10 +15,25 @@
> +<li><tt>libavutil</tt> is a library containing utilities for

I prefer "routines" over "utilities".

> +<li><tt>libavdevice</tt> is a library containing input and output
> +devices for grabbing from and rendering to many common multimedia
> +input/output software frameworks, including video4linux, vfw, and
> +alsa.</li>

Find out the correct spellings for v4l, vfw, alsa.  I'm not sure offhand,
but these look misspelled.

> +<li><tt>libswscale</tt> is a library performing highly optimized image


> +<li><tt>libavfilter</tt> is a library, currently not fully integrated
> +in SVN, for efficiently filtering, manipulating and generating
> +multimedia streams.</li>

I would leave this out until libavfilter is in a more usable state.


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