[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add support for private PES streams in mpegts and support for application decoding the stream

Baptiste Coudurier baptiste.coudurier
Sun May 31 06:04:47 CEST 2009

Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 04:02:04PM -0700, Baptiste Coudurier wrote:
>> Hi Michael,
>> On 5/30/2009 3:51 PM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>>> On Sat, May 30, 2009 at 11:48:13PM +0300, Sebastian Cabot wrote:
>>>> Well. It is up to you of course. This is just my contribution to the
>>>> development of this great library.
>>>> I will try and explain.
>>>> First of all it makes another step in fully implementing the mpegts
>>>> standard (How important this is I don't know),
>>> I dont think the mpeg-ts standard suggests, even less so mandates
>>> such hacks
>>>> Second it allow users to handle the private streams without the need
>>>> of manipulating the code of the library itself for every type of
>>>> private stream they want to handle.
>>> There are functions with which one can register AVCodecs ...
>>> Also avformat surely can return all streams, even ones not identified
>>> with a included codec
>> Yes, that should come soon, when the CODEC_ID_PROBE code is fixed ;)
>>> I think you have not even mentioned what problem you have with the
>>> existing API that you choose such a implementation
>> Identifying streams in TS might be tricky, however having codec_tag set
>> to registration descriptor can help, this should come soon too.
> i am in favor of setting codec_tag


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