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

Luca Barbato lu_zero
Tue Feb 15 11:08:18 CET 2011

On 2/15/11 8:56 AM, Ivan Kalvachev wrote:
> On 2/14/11, Luca Barbato<lu_zero at gentoo.org>  wrote:
>> On 02/14/2011 01:15 AM, Alexander Strasser wrote:
>>>    The first library mentioned is lavc and the split library is lavu.
>>> So as you can conclude for yourself there is at least one application
>>> that depends only on lavu but not necessarily on lavc. Finding out the
>>> name of that application is left as an exercise to the reader.
>> The readers couldn't find it so far... That's one of the requests that
>> cropped up and had been deserted...
>> Beside that, could you tell me which are the content of libavutils that
>> are useful for your application? My ideal usage for libavutils would be
>> as replacement of glib or eina, Reimar's is as replacement of libcrypto.
> Actually to me this sound like you are arguing that
> avutil should be dropped in favor of eina.

eina are mostly data structures, it lacks the crypto/compression stuff 
Reimair already pointed out and much more.


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