[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Merge libavcore into libavutil

Luca Barbato lu_zero
Sun Feb 13 16:06:10 CET 2011

On 02/13/2011 03:53 PM, Kostya wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 09, 2011 at 07:36:15AM +0100, Reinhard Tartler wrote:
>> It is pretty hopeless that other considerable projects will adopt
>> libavutil alone in other projects. Projects that need small footprint
>> are better off with more specialized libraries such as gnulib or rather
>> just copy the necessary parts that they need. With this in mind, nobody
>> is helped by having libavutil and libavcore split. In order to ease
>> maintenance inside and around FFmpeg and to reduce confusion where to
>> put common code, avcore's functionality is merged (back) to avutil.
> I think that's right thing to do and patch looks ok to me.

Just to be clear, the patch looks fine and we should try to first agree
on what's in what before splitting libraries in the future.



Luca Barbato

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