[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 4/6] lavu/avstring: add av_append_path_component() funcion
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Mon Jul 7 23:46:47 CEST 2014
On Mon, 07 Jul 2014 22:48:12 +0200
Lukasz Marek <lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 05.07.2014 18:52, wm4 wrote:
> > On Sat, 5 Jul 2014 18:12:02 +0200
> > Lukasz Marek <lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> >> TODO: bump minor, update doc/APIchanges
> >> Convinient function to build paths.
> >> Signed-off-by: Lukasz Marek <lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com>
> >> ---
> >> libavutil/avstring.c | 43 +++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >> libavutil/avstring.h | 10 ++++++++++
> >> 2 files changed, 53 insertions(+)
> >> +/**
> >> + * Append path component to the existing path.
> >> + * Path separator '/' is placed between when needed.
> >> + * Resulting string have to be freed with av_free().
> >> + * @param path base path
> >> + * @param component component to be appended
> >> + * @return new path or NULL on error.
> >> + */
> >> +char *av_append_path_component(const char *path, const char *component);
> > IMO the name is awkward. Maybe av_path_join()?
> > Did you have a look at Python's os.path.join()? IMO it has pretty good
> > and well documented semantics, which you could steal.
> I had look at it after your comment. I don't know it is better. It seems
> a bit complicated for a simple needs of ffmpeg.
If it's just meant to be extremely simple, it's probably better to
leave it private to this code, instead of pretending it's generic
enough to belong into libavutil. (Just my opinion.)
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