[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] lavc: Don't export?ff_vdpau_vc1_decode_picture

Derek Buitenhuis derek.buitenhuis at gmail.com
Tue Sep 17 16:48:48 CEST 2013

On 9/17/2013 3:37 PM, Thilo Borgmann wrote:
> I think we should not remove such 'hacks' as long as there is no proper solution
> for the downstream projects.
> To get rid of these, nothing holds us back from discussion with - in that case
> XBMC - to solve the issue instead of just removing them silently and break other
> projects.

AFAIK, they only use it in their configure.

> However, adding new hacks instead should be avoided - I wonder how these came in
> anyway.

See 9994643fdd6c06b4f986be8879953a139fbd1a40. Basically, Carl adding hacks inside of
ffmpeg instead of:

a) Submiting a patch to XMBC.
b) Telling them to fix their shit.

We should *not* be adding this sort of crap.

- Derek

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