[vlc-devel] [PATCH] avformat: use avcodec codec_tag as original fourcc

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Tue Jan 21 07:28:43 CET 2014

On Mon, 20 Jan 2014 23:12:22 -0700, Daniel Verkamp <daniel at drv.nu> wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 20, 2014 at 11:02 PM, Rémi Denis-Courmont <remi at remlab.net>
> wrote:
>> On Mon, 20 Jan 2014 23:00:03 -0700, Daniel Verkamp <daniel at drv.nu>
>>> Fixes Bink video playback.
>> The original FOURCC is an indicative value. Something is wrong if
>> it fixes a functional bug.

> I don't believe this patch should cause any problems (in fact, it
> seems more correct from my understanding of i_original_fourcc).

I never argued that the patch would cause problems. My point is that the
patch description is wrong (or if you prefer, suspicious). By the way why
is this only for video codecs?

Rémi Denis-Courmont
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