[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 1/3] lavc/bsf: add a null bitstream filter.

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Thu May 12 11:18:40 CEST 2016

On 5/12/16, Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:
> Le decadi 10 floreal, an CCXXIV, Nicolas George a ecrit :
>> From 9507a24a4774dc7542e6cd9739104bb7d9528185 Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
>> From: Nicolas George <george at nsup.org>
>> Date: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:25:37 +0200
>> Subject: [PATCH 1/3] lavc/bsf: add a null bitstream filter.
>> It passes packets unchanged with a very low overhead.
>> Using it allows to have the same code path when bitstream filtering
>> is not used, making the code simpler and avoiding bitroting.
>> The filter can not be disabled so that applications can rely on it.
>> It is added out of alphabetical order to keep the regularity.
> Does someone object to the patch as it is? If not, I intend to push 1/3 and
> 2/3 soon.

Yes. I object its name. Null name is misleading. Its name should be copy.

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