[Ffmpeg-devel] [patch] fix up CONFIG_ENCODERS

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Sun Apr 17 15:49:56 CEST 2005


On Sunday 17 April 2005 15:11, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Diego Biurrun <diego at biurrun.de> writes:
> > On Fri, Apr 08, 2005 at 02:06:53PM -0600, Mike Melanson wrote:
> >> Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> >> >IMHO the whole CONFIG_ENCODERS should be dropped in favor of per
> >> >encoder/decoder #ifdefs, the later can and should also be added
> >> >incrementally, 1 codec at a time and be only around non-static
> >> > functions of each codec or skip compiling whole files
> >>
> >>  I support this approach as well.
> >
> > I think a --disable-encoding (or whatever) shortcut in configure is and
> > will be very useful. 


> > MPlayer is compiled with --disable-mencoder all 
> > the time and those people will benefit from skipping the code they will
> > never need.  I agree that per-codec enabling and disabling would be cool
> > to have but until this is becomes a reality I support updating the
> > CONFIG_ENCODERS infrastructure.

iam against wasting time on something which will be replaced

> Do we all agree that individual disabling of each encoder/decoder is a
> good idea?  In that case, we might as well start the conversion, one
> codec at a time.  Are there any codecs that depend on other codecs?

various mpeg/h26* variants ...


"nothing is evil in the beginning. Even Sauron was not so." -- Elrond

More information about the ffmpeg-devel mailing list