[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] [RFC][WIP] avutil/buffer: add add a dynamnic size buffer pool API

James Almer jamrial at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 20:16:15 EEST 2018

On 3/20/2018 7:44 PM, James Almer wrote:
> On 3/16/2018 3:21 PM, James Almer wrote:
>> Signed-off-by: James Almer <jamrial at gmail.com>
>> ---
>> This is a proof of concept for a dynamic size buffer pool API.
>> For the purpose of easy testing and reviewing I replaced the current
>> linked list used to keep a pool of fixed size buffers with the tree
>> based pool that will be used to keep a pool of varying size buffers,
>> instead of adding a new set of functions exclusively for the new API.
>> The final committed work doesn't necessarely have to do the above, as
>> there's no real benefit using a tree when you only need a fixed size
>> buffer pool, other than simplying things.
>> I'm open to suggestions about how to introduce this. Completely
>> separate set of functions and struct names? Sharing the struct and
>> init/uninit functions and only adding a new get() one like in this
>> patch?
>> Any preferences with function/struct naming, for that matter?
> Ping?

No comments or preferences at all on how to introduce this?

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