[FFmpeg-devel] Possible API-breakage in 05e84c95

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Tue Jun 21 23:33:23 CEST 2011

On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 11:22:03PM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 10:23:20PM +0200, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> > Hello,
> > I agree it is questionable but since a release is pending:
> > Commit 05e84c95 breaks e.g. MPlayer because suddenly providing
> > a custom s->pb with AVFMT_NOFILE just errors out.
> > Obviously this is bad style and _likely_ indicates a bug, but
> > in this case it's simply caused by lazyness.
> > Just printing a warning instead of erroring out might be nicer,
> > at least for 0.7 (if that commit is in 0.7).
> please provide a tested patch

Also i need to know if people want me to redo the release for this
before linking it from the download page or if it can wait for 0.7.1

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