[Ffmpeg-devel] Google Summer Of Code

Aurelien Jacobs aurel
Tue Apr 25 01:57:14 CEST 2006

On Mon, 24 Apr 2006 15:55:51 -0700
Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> wrote:

> Roman Shaposhnick wrote:
>  > More simple ones would be working on ffmpeg.c/ffserver.c.
> >   I thinks everyone who uses ffmpeg.c/ffserver.c has their favorite
> >   list of things which don't quite work, but are not hopelessly
> >   broken so there's no point in fixing them right away. I certainly
> >   do have mine.
> 	Another task I had in mind was to investigate code refactoring. But 
> that one is a little harder to define in terms of deliverables. Maybe 
> the end goal would be to refactor libavcodec so that it is possible to 
> enable/disable indvidual encoders and decoders.

This is a good one too. And as an introdution, you could also add
allowing to enable/disable individual muxers and demuxers.

> > P.S. And docs, don't forget that not all of the students are competent
> > programmers and some of them could be made happy by being exposed to
> > the technology, but not challenged by it.
> 	Are you referring to writing documentation as a project?

Maybe filling the sources with doxygen comments ?
But that probably couldn't be a project in itself...


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