[FFmpeg-devel] file protocol with Unicode support

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Wed Apr 13 23:54:50 CEST 2011

On Wed, Apr 13, 2011 at 04:14:22PM +0400, Kirill Gavrilov wrote:
> 2011/4/13 Nicolas George <nicolas.george at normalesup.org>
> > As for the solution to your problem, I believe the best solution is to
> > replace the open call in os_support.c.
> >
> Something like this (in attach)?
> Having a different protocol will just make things more messier.
> >
> But parsing input file name as UTF-8 only for Windows we make confusion in
> API.
> As for me - there no much difference and these changes will not broke open
> procedure

> even in existing code. However some people that currently can enter
> filenames in
> system-defined code page (and contains the symbols outside the ASCII) will
> got open file error.

We should keep supporting that mode and make the others options somehow


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