[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 1/5] bink: set audio stream codec_tag such that binkaudio decoder can identify bitstream version
Sun Feb 20 07:56:18 CET 2011
On 20 Feb 2011, at 03:35, Peter Ross <pross at xvid.org> wrote:
> On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 07:13:31PM -0700, Daniel Verkamp wrote:
>> On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 6:24 PM, Peter Ross <pross at xvid.org> wrote:
>>> libavformat/bink.c | 2 +-
>>> 1 files changed, 1 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)
>>> diff --git a/libavformat/bink.c b/libavformat/bink.c
>>> index dfad6c2..875c1f8 100644
>>> --- a/libavformat/bink.c
>>> +++ b/libavformat/bink.c
>>> @@ -134,7 +134,7 @@ static int read_header(AVFormatContext *s, AVFormatParameters *ap)
>>> if (!ast)
>>> return AVERROR(ENOMEM);
>>> ast->codec->codec_type = AVMEDIA_TYPE_AUDIO;
>>> - ast->codec->codec_tag = 0;
>>> + ast->codec->codec_tag = vst->codec->codec_tag;
>>> ast->codec->sample_rate = get_le16(pb);
>>> av_set_pts_info(ast, 64, 1, ast->codec->sample_rate);
>>> flags = get_le16(pb);
>> Maybe this should get its own codec id? Either way, overall series
>> looks good to me.
> Using tags to identify the different versions is in keeping with the
> way its done for Bink video.
It is still a bad idea, codec tag isn't necessarily preserved on stream copy for example (admittedly for now at least we cannot mix it into formats that do not use codec_tag anyway though).
It still is giving people bad ideas for cases where this is an issue though.
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