[FFmpeg-devel] On software using non-public symbols

Diego Biurrun diego
Sun Jan 23 10:18:18 CET 2011

On Sun, Jan 23, 2011 at 09:45:31AM +0100, Mean wrote:
> On 01/23/2011 06:46 AM, Diego Elio Petten? wrote:
>> I leave it as an exercise to the reader matching the package names above
>> to the actual project maintaining them. Oh and yes, avidemux still
>> maintains its own bloody copy of forked ffmpeg; I stopped trying to make
>> sense of upstream a long time ago!
>   Dont mean to hijack this thread, but
>   if by "bloody copy of forked ffmpeg" you mean a tarball of ffmpeg-svn  
> (without any change)
>    , applying some patches needed by avidemux (mainly exposing some  
> internals of
>    libavcodec), and calling ffmpeg own configure/make to build libav*,  
> yes that's true.

Why don't you submit those patches?


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