[Libav-user] AVStream->codec deprecation

Brian Brice bbrice at gmail.com
Mon Aug 22 03:27:03 EEST 2016

This is a great question.  I'm just now trying to familiarize myself
with the 3.1 API, and little things like this come up.  I'd like to
know the answer to this as well.

Perette, have you tried the IRC channel?
chat.freenode.net / #ffmpeg

On Sun, Aug 21, 2016 at 5:00 PM, Perette Barella <perette at barella.org> wrote:
> In the structure AVStream, member ‘AVCodecContext *codec’ is marked
> deprecated, and my use of it is causes compile warnings.
> avformat_new_stream documentation
> https://ffmpeg.org/doxygen/3.1/group__lavf__core.html#gadcb0fd3e507d9b58fe78f61f8ad39827
> indicates I’m to "call avcodec_close() and avformat_free_context() to clean
> up the allocation by avformat_new_stream()”.
> avcodec_close requires an AVCodecContext, which is in the deprecated
> “codec”.
> So what’s the deal?  Is there a new way I’m supposed to access this member?
> Perette
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Brian Brice

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