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

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Tue Feb 15 04:35:03 CET 2011

On Tue, Feb 15, 2011 at 02:40:04AM +0000, Loren Merritt 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 support the merge because "libavcore/" complicates tab-completion of  
> "libavcodec/".

we could rename libavcore to libavbase or libavbloat

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