[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] lavc: support subtitles charset conversion.

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Sun Jan 6 20:05:21 CET 2013

On Sun, Jan 06, 2013 at 05:59:22PM +0100, Nicolas George wrote:
> Le septidi 17 nivôse, an CCXXI, Michael Niedermayer a écrit :
> > All this pre, post, ... stuff sounds rather messy.
> > Where is the problem of simply having every public function
> > communicate with the "outside" through UTF-8 unicode ?
> That is precisely the purpose, but it is far from being as simple as you
> make it sound. For once, the contents of an AVPacket, is it the inside or
> the outside?

AVPackets contain binary opaque data, more or less
that i guess lifts the (de)muxer layer out from any convertion of
charsets in the "frames", they still may or may not need to do
convertion for metadata depending on the design


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