[Ffmpeg-devel] plug-n-play codecs support

Måns Rullgård mru
Fri Apr 29 20:57:30 CEST 2005

Aaron Lee <waifunlee at gmail.com> writes:

> Hi,
> I would like to build a ffmpeg dynamic loading mechanism such that
> codecs can be built as a dll and be loaded at runtime rather than
> statically bundle all codecs in a big library. Has anyone done that
> before?

Many of the codecs share the core components, only the bit parsing
being specific.  This means that the cost of each codec isn't as high
as it might seem.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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