[FFmpeg-devel] Reduce the size of AVRtpPayloadTypes

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Thu Mar 27 14:16:37 CET 2008

On Thu, Mar 27, 2008 at 01:44:15PM +0100, Luca Abeni wrote:
> > changing it to enc_name[6] would be
> > more effective, especially on 64 bit systems (probably no relevant
> > difference on 32 bit systems though, except maybe better cache
> > utilization which I doubt is relevant here).
> Is this the preferred ffmpeg's style?
> If yes, I'll change it in "enc_name[6]" (I think in this case the two
> solutions are equivalent, and this is just a matter of taste).

The pointers make the table unshareable with PIC (ironic ...)
They also all require a relocation, even with PIC (also ironic ...)

And the pointer means more overhead and an extra indirection.
So there are many arguments against this.

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