[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH][RFC] avcodec/avutil: Add timeline side data

James Almer jamrial at gmail.com
Wed Mar 28 21:57:21 EEST 2018

On 3/28/2018 3:47 PM, Nicolas George wrote:
> Derek Buitenhuis (2018-03-28):
>> Do you have an actual suggest though?
> Maybe not using a badly designed API that requires everything to be
> stored in a serialized uint8_t array.
>> 					Afaict, this is exactly how the recently
>> pushed encryption support works with AVSubsampleEncryptionInfo entries in the
>> AVEncryptionInfo struct. is this now not acceptable, even though we pushed
>> that a few days ago after months of review?
> It just means that these months of review failed to see that flaw. Let
> us hope we will not need to extend AVSubsampleEncryptionInfo.

We're very much in time to address it in AVSubsampleEncryptionInfo. It
was pushed only a few days ago.
There's no need to let it stay as is if a better solution is available.

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