[Ffmpeg-devel] refactoring ffmpeg.c for shared library compatibility.

Zoltan NAGY nagyz
Sun Dec 17 13:25:43 CET 2006

Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> Hi
> On Sun, Dec 17, 2006 at 06:48:20PM +0800, Jaime V. wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I'd like to refactorize ffmpeg.c in order to write a function to 
>> initialize and teardown variables in it and need some help for it.
>> I willing to undertake the deed and maybe it can contribute this way to 
>> the project. :)
>> Frustrated by the common beginners difficulty of trying to use ffmpeg in 
>> a project to transcode some videos i came up with the idea of using the
>> already implemented ffmpeg.c as a library. This makes it easier for 
>> beginners to use ffmpeg from within existing projects or foreign 
>> environments such as MSVC. This also comes in handy when using own 
>> protocols.
> exec("ffmpeg(.exe)", ...)
that sucks. :)

Zoltan NAGY,
Software Engineer

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