[Libav-user] Question about the libraries' naming and rule #16

Alex Cohn alexcohn at netvision.net.il
Tue Jun 7 16:17:00 CEST 2011

IMHO, it's a pity that such DLL is not yet available as Win32 and
Win64 binaries for direct download. But to comply with other rules,
make sure you name the file as FFmpeg.dll with proper capitalisation.


On Tuesday, June 7, 2011, Soltic Lucas <soltic.lucas at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hello,
> On the Legal page is written the following:16. Do not rename FFmpeg dlls to some obfuscated name, but adding a suffix or prefix is fine (renaming "avcodec.dll" to "MyProgDec.dll" is not fine, but to "avcodec-MyProg.dll" is).
> What I would like to do is building a dynamic library from the ffmpeg's static libraries, whose name whould be something like ffmpeg.dll. This is not library renaming as I'm building a new library, but I wanted to be sure it was ok with FFmpeg's rules.
> Thanks,Lucas Soltic

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