[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] mention that metadata tags are UTF-8
Mon Feb 22 20:29:52 CET 2010
On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 10:25:59PM +0100, Anton Khirnov wrote:
> On Sun, Feb 21, 2010 at 09:22:39AM +0100, Reimar D?ffinger wrote:
> * Public Metadata API.
> * The metadata API allows libavformat to export metadata tags to a client
> - * application using a sequence of key/value pairs.
> + * application using a sequence of key/value pairs. Like all strings in FFmpeg,
> + * metadata should be stored as UTF-8 encoded Unicode.
And it should probably mention that FFmpeg does not validate or normalize UTF-8
it stores when demuxing.
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