[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] lavc: Don't export?ff_vdpau_vc1_decode_picture
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Sep 17 16:28:45 CEST 2013
Stefano Sabatini <stefasab <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > I think we should support downstream no matter how stupid
> > they are as long as it does not hurt.
> > After all, downstream is what a library is about imo.
> OTOH I agree with the sentiment, we should avoid to clutter
> the library with application specific hacks. Keeping them,
> instead of replacing them with proper solutions
How can we (in FFmpeg) find a proper solution for a
(very) stupid configure test in another project?
> does no good to the user nor to the library especially
> when it is not clear what the problem addressed
> by the hack is.
What is unclear about it?
> > > The same goes for all the stupid-as-fuck
> > > mplayer-specific hacks we have.
> > 1. Please understand that the thieves tried to prune the
> And please let's try to avoid the use of inflammatory
> terms like "thieves" regarding other projects.
Contrary to them, I'd like to stick to the truth.
And what taking infrastructure from third-party
projects has to do with the GPL and the LGPL is
(far) beyond me.
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