[FFmpeg-devel] [patch] Fix compilation error for C++ users

rdb ffmpeg
Tue May 18 18:33:21 CEST 2010

On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 6:32 PM, Ramiro Polla <ramiro.polla at gmail.com>wrote:

> On Tue, May 18, 2010 at 1:29 PM, rdb <ffmpeg at rdb.name> wrote:
> > OK, if that is the reason why this patch is rejected, fair enough.
> > I just figured that this innocent patch would make it easier for C++
> users
> > to use ffmpeg as well - as this is really the only thing that needs to be
> > changed to use ffmpeg in a C++ application (besides the extern "C" block
> > around the includes).
> >
> > It just sucks for all of these C++ users that have always used ffmpeg
> > without a problem and suddenly bump into this issue (which can be quite
> hard
> > to figure out for some people).
> I guess adding this to the FAQ or the documentation wouldn't hurt.
> And please don't top-post.

OK, my apologies. I'm quite new to posting on mailing lists ;-)

Thanks for your time!

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