[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] avformat: remove messages that are useful for ffmpeg.c only
nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Wed Oct 29 12:54:06 CET 2014
On Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:35:32 +0000 (UTC)
Carl Eugen Hoyos <cehoyos at ag.or.at> wrote:
> wm4 <nfxjfg <at> googlemail.com> writes:
> > > > For now, this message is annoying and useless for
> > > > non-ffmpeg.c users, and as I understand, libav* is
> > > > supposed to serve these users too.
> > >
> > > Why don't you reduce the log level instead?
> > For what purpose?
> I was under the impression that a lot of messages
> are currently output by the libraries and that you
> are against seeing one more with warning level.
> But I am apparently wrong?
I output all messages starting from warnings (messages with higher
verbosity level are usually even more useless).
> The problem with reverting the patch is that a
> user simply has no chance to understand why he
> must not provide the "right" and documented
> option to libavcodec in the utf-16 case as
> explained in the ticket.
> Do you see another solution for this problem?
Read the commit message: either add a flag to avformat that subtitle
packets are always in UTF-8, or reject conversions from UTF-16, since
they can never happen.
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