[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] pixdesc: Add API to map color property name to enum value

Michael Niedermayer michael at niedermayer.cc
Wed Sep 20 21:35:24 EEST 2017

On Wed, Sep 20, 2017 at 02:03:02PM +0200, Nicolas George wrote:
> Le jour de la Raison, an CCXXV, Vittorio Giovara a écrit :
> > It's to be consistent with the other APIs that map a string to an enum,
> > like in spherical.c and stereo3d.c.
> I think they should be fixed. Returning -1 as an error code is a path we
> definitely do not want to go again.

i agree, functions should return error codes consistently.
It adds no complexity, a named constant or -1, no extra operation,
no extra line of code

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