[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Revert needless API change in 05e84c95.

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Wed Jun 22 18:25:49 CEST 2011

When providing a custom AVIOContex for a AVFMT_NOFILE format
only print a warning instead of erroring out.
This allows the code to work with older MPlayer versions that
just always set pb out of laziness.

Signed-off-by: Reimar Döffinger <Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de>
 libavformat/utils.c |    3 ++-
 1 files changed, 2 insertions(+), 1 deletions(-)

diff --git a/libavformat/utils.c b/libavformat/utils.c
index cd90480..e0a5455 100644
--- a/libavformat/utils.c
+++ b/libavformat/utils.c
@@ -591,7 +591,8 @@ static int init_input(AVFormatContext *s, const char *filename)
         if (!s->iformat)
             return av_probe_input_buffer(s->pb, &s->iformat, filename, s, 0, 0);
         else if (s->iformat->flags & AVFMT_NOFILE)
-            return AVERROR(EINVAL);
+            av_log(s, AV_LOG_WARNING, "Custom AVIOContext makes no sense and "
+                                      "will be ignored with AVFMT_NOFILE format.\n");
         return 0;

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