[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 7/7] h264dec: add a CUVID hwaccel

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Tue Oct 3 17:15:04 EEST 2017

On Tue, 3 Oct 2017 16:08:32 +0200
Timo Rothenpieler <timo at rothenpieler.org> wrote:

> I'm not a fan of there being cuvid and cuvid_hwaccel now, meaning 
> potentially multiple things. It seems super confusing to me.

Yes, that's a pretty annoying situation.

> I'd propose to use this as a chance to get in line with nvidias new 
> naming, and call the new cuvid decoder/hwaccel nvdec. This is quite a 
> deviation from libav, but we need to rename it anyways, so might as well 
> pick an entirely different name.

I wouldn't be opposed. Will wait for more opinions.

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