[FFmpeg-devel] [FFmpeg-commits] avio: deprecate url_fget_max_packet_size
Ronald S. Bultje
Mon Mar 7 19:36:23 CET 2011
On Mon, Mar 7, 2011 at 1:31 PM, Stefano Sabatini
<stefano.sabatini-lala at poste.it> wrote:
> On date Monday 2011-03-07 13:17:19 -0500, Ronald S. Bultje encoded:
>> >> +#if FF_API_OLD_AVIO
>> >> ?/**
>> >> - * Return the maximum packet size associated to packetized buffered file
>> >> - * handle. If the file is not packetized (stream like http or file on
>> >> - * disk), then 0 is returned.
>> >> - *
>> >> - * @param s buffered file handle
>> >> - * @return maximum packet size in bytes
>> >> + * @deprecated use AVIOContext.max_packet_size directly.
>> >> ? */
>> >> -int url_fget_max_packet_size(AVIOContext *s);
>> >> +attribute_deprecated int url_fget_max_packet_size(AVIOContext *s);
>> >> +#endif
>> > Removing docs for deprecated functions is not a good idea (especially
>> > for people updating their code to the new API).
>> I'd say it's OK, as long as the newly recommended API is documented in
>> the same or a better way. Is the max_packet_size variable in
>> AVIOContext documented adequately?
> It's not documented at all. Even in case it was, deprecated function
> docs should keep a pointer to the replacement (when it isn't obvious).
It does point to its replacement.
I fully agree the replacement should be documented. A patch for that
would be nice.
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