[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 1/2] avcodec/h264_parse: change prefix to avpriv for usage in avformat mxf muxer

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Wed Apr 3 15:37:44 EEST 2019

On Wed, Apr 3, 2019 at 2:28 PM Carl Eugen Hoyos <ceffmpeg at gmail.com> wrote:
> 2019-04-03 11:37 GMT+02:00, Hendrik Leppkes <h.leppkes at gmail.com>:
> > We prefer not to expose huge modules like this as avpriv,
> > as it makes it part of the ABI
> (I am sure there are cases that are difficult to avoid,
> we also prefer not to duplicate functions.)
> > and as such impossible to change without
> > deprecation cycles.
> That does not sound correct to me.

You are correct, we don't need deprecation cycles. But we do need a
major bump to change it, so thats typically still a up to 2 year

- Hendrik

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