[vlc-devel] [PATCH v4 16/20] opengl: pass picture date to filters

Rémi Denis-Courmont remi at remlab.net
Wed Jul 8 12:16:09 CEST 2020

Le mardi 7 juillet 2020, 13:33:59 EEST Romain Vimont a écrit :
> Expose the date of the input picture_t to the OpenGL filter.
> As the date is directly coming from the input picture without
> modification, its value and semantic is defined by the previous layer
> forwarding the picture to the OpenGL filters.

In other words, you cannot really make any assumption on the date and thus 
cannot really use it in any meaningful manner. That does not look like it 
should be exposed as it will only lead to incorrect assumptions in filter and 
later compatibility breaks.

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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