[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] from DivX, Part 2: Multifile source

Måns Rullgård mru
Thu Jan 26 20:04:44 CET 2006

Antoine Cellerier <dionoea+ffmpeg at via.ecp.fr> writes:

> On Thu, Jan 26, 2006, John Koleszar wrote:
>> Just to throw another idea out there, you could go to a double character 
>> delimiter like "::" which should be easy to differentiate from the x:\ 
>> windows syntax and isn't TOO bad readability/consistency wise. Still 
>> better than  parsing and stat()'ing each possible chunk, which seems 
>> like it would be required if you want to use a single delimiter and 
>> allow all possible characters in file names.
> Can't you just use something like ? or any other weird character that
> people never use in filenames ?

We should stick to 7-bit printable ascii.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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