[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] ffmpeg: remove unused and errorneous AVFrame timestamp check

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Tue Oct 4 09:41:42 EEST 2016

On Tue, Oct 4, 2016 at 4:05 AM, Michael Niedermayer
<michael at niedermayer.cc> wrote:
> On Sat, Oct 01, 2016 at 04:15:45PM +0200, Hendrik Leppkes wrote:
>> Decoders have previously not used AVFrame.pts, and with the upcoming
>> deprecation of pkt_pts (in favor of pts), this would lead to an errorneous
>> interpration of timestamps.
> I probably misunderstand the commit message but
> If code is changed in a user application that cannot really lift
> some blockage from changing a lib.
> a lib can only change in an incompaible way with (deprecation and)
> major version bump.

The lib never did what this code suggests it did, not that I remember
(so at least not for a long long time).

- Hendrik

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