[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 1/2] lavu/frame: add new side data type for ICC profiles

Rostislav Pehlivanov atomnuker at gmail.com
Sat Jul 22 23:17:37 EEST 2017

On 21 July 2017 at 14:36, Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:

> Le tridi 3 thermidor, an CCXXV, Derek Buitenhuis a écrit :
> > +1 on exposing it as side data; it's consistent with previous APIs and
> doesn't
> I will not oppose further; I do not buy the "Yet Another Field" argument
> but I will debunk it another time.
> > FWIW, literally every other library exposes ICC data the same way (as a
> dumb
> > buffer), and it's IMO the most reasonable. It's not reasonable to put an
> actual
> > description of ICC data in the doxy (see: 300 page spec... it is
> complictated).
> > Just a reference to the spec is fine.
> I fully agree. I suggest something along the lines:
>         The data contains an ICC profile as an opaque octet buffer
>         following the format described at $url with an optional name
>         defined in the metadata entry "name".
> Regards,

Thanks for the suggestion, changed the description to what you suggested.

I'll push both patches tomorrow unless someone finds something else wrong.

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