[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH]Postpone vdpau removal
philipl at overt.org
Wed Aug 19 01:08:39 CEST 2015
On 2015-08-18 15:59, Andreas Cadhalpun wrote:
> On 18.08.2015 23:15, Philip Langdale wrote:
>> On 2015-08-18 14:05, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>>> Ronald S. Bultje <rsbultje <at> gmail.com> writes:
>>>> > Attached patch postpones the vdpau removal.
>>>> > The decoders were only deprecated today, so give
>>>> > users time until the next version bump.
>>> Then please revert a383f226
>>> I am listed as vdpau maintainer and I object to the patch.
>> Do we have any known applications that still use the old API.
>> Even mplayer, of all things, uses the new API.
> I'm not exactly sure what you meant here, but FF_API_VDPAU
> is mainly about the (AV_)PIX_FMT_VDPAU_* pixel formats, which
> mplayer is still using, e.g. .
mplayer contains code that handles these formats, but by using the new
API, it will never actually see content on those formats. This is now
dead code in mplayer.
I can't speak for the other applications.
> There are also libavg , mlt  and handbrake .
> Considering also FF_API_CAP_VDPAU there is additionally
> gmerlin-avdecoder .
> And mplayer is also using this API .
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