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1Never assume the API of libav* to be stable unless at least 1 month has passed
2since the last major version increase.
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06d19718 4The last version increases were:
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5libavcodec: 2011-04-18
6libavdevice: 2011-04-18
7libavfilter: 2011-04-18
8libavformat: 2011-04-18
9libpostproc: 2011-04-18
10libswscale: 2011-04-18
11libavutil: 2011-04-18
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14API changes, most recent first:
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162011-06-xx - xxxxxxx - lavf 53.2.0 - avformat.h
17 Add avformat_open_input and avformat_write_header().
18 Deprecate av_open_input_stream, av_open_input_file,
19 AVFormatParameters and av_write_header.
20
212011-06-xx - xxxxxxx - lavu 51.7.0 - opt.h
22 Add av_opt_set_dict() and av_opt_find().
23 Deprecate av_find_opt().
24 Add AV_DICT_APPEND flag.
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262011-06-xx - xxxxxxx - lavu 51.6.0 - opt.h
27 Add av_opt_flag_is_set().
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292011-06-xx - xxxxxxx - lavu 51.5.0 - AVMetadata
30 Move AVMetadata from lavf to lavu and rename it to
31 AVDictionary -- new installed header dict.h.
32 All av_metadata_* functions renamed to av_dict_*.
33
1397ac0a 342011-06-07 - a6703fa - lavu 51.4.0 - av_get_bytes_per_sample()
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35 Add av_get_bytes_per_sample() in libavutil/samplefmt.h.
36 Deprecate av_get_bits_per_sample_fmt().
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382011-06-xx - xxxxxxx - lavu 51.3.0 - opt.h
39 Add av_opt_free convenience function.
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04de5bf5 412011-05-28 - 0420bd7 - lavu 51.2.0 - pixdesc.h
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42 Add av_get_pix_fmt_name() in libavutil/pixdesc.h, and deprecate
43 avcodec_get_pix_fmt_name() in libavcodec/avcodec.h in its favor.
44
19a686b8 452011-05-25 - 30315a8 - lavf 53.1.0 - avformat.h
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46 Add fps_probe_size to AVFormatContext.
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41e21e4d 482011-05-18 - 64150ff - lavc 53.4.0 - AVCodecContext.request_sample_fmt
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49 Add request_sample_fmt field to AVCodecContext.
50
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52 Deprecate AVLPCType and the following fields in
53 AVCodecContext: lpc_coeff_precision, prediction_order_method,
54 min_partition_order, max_partition_order, lpc_type, lpc_passes.
55 Corresponding FLAC encoder options should be used instead.
56
36dc49b7 572011-04-26 - bebe72f - lavu 51.1.0 - avutil.h
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58 Add AVPictureType enum and av_get_picture_type_char(), deprecate
59 FF_*_TYPE defines and av_get_pict_type_char() defined in
60 libavcodec/avcodec.h.
61
36dc49b7 622011-04-26 - 10d3940 - lavfi 2.3.0 - avfilter.h
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63 Add pict_type and key_frame fields to AVFilterBufferRefVideo.
64
36dc49b7 652011-04-26 - 7a11c82 - lavfi 2.2.0 - vsrc_buffer
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66 Add sample_aspect_ratio fields to vsrc_buffer arguments
67
b4a53314 682011-04-21 - 94f7451 - lavc 53.1.0 - avcodec.h
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69 Add CODEC_CAP_SLICE_THREADS for codecs supporting sliced threading.
70
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712011-04-15 - lavc 52.120.0 - avcodec.h
72 AVPacket structure got additional members for passing side information:
73 4de339e introduce side information for AVPacket
74 2d8591c make containers pass palette change in AVPacket
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762011-04-12 - lavf 52.107.0 - avio.h
77 Avio cleanup, part II - deprecate the entire URLContext API:
78 175389c add avio_check as a replacement for url_exist
79 ff1ec0c add avio_pause and avio_seek_time as replacements
80 for _av_url_read_fseek/fpause
81 cdc6a87 deprecate av_protocol_next(), avio_enum_protocols
82 should be used instead.
83 80c6e23 rename url_set_interrupt_cb->avio_set_interrupt_cb.
84 f87b1b3 rename open flags: URL_* -> AVIO_*
85 f8270bb add avio_enum_protocols.
86 5593f03 deprecate URLProtocol.
87 c486dad deprecate URLContext.
88 026e175 deprecate the typedef for URLInterruptCB
89 8e76a19 deprecate av_register_protocol2.
90 b840484 deprecate URL_PROTOCOL_FLAG_NESTED_SCHEME
91 1305d93 deprecate av_url_read_seek
92 fa104e1 deprecate av_url_read_pause
93 727c7aa deprecate url_get_filename().
94 5958df3 deprecate url_max_packet_size().
95 1869ea0 deprecate url_get_file_handle().
96 32a97d4 deprecate url_filesize().
97 e52a914 deprecate url_close().
98 58a48c6 deprecate url_seek().
99 925e908 deprecate url_write().
100 dce3756 deprecate url_read_complete().
101 bc371ac deprecate url_read().
102 0589da0 deprecate url_open().
103 62eaaea deprecate url_connect.
104 5652bb9 deprecate url_alloc.
105 333e894 deprecate url_open_protocol
106 e230705 deprecate url_poll and URLPollEntry
107
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1082011-04-10 - lavu 50.40.0 - pixfmt.h
109 Add PIX_FMT_BGR48LE and PIX_FMT_BGR48BE pixel formats
110
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1112011-04-08 - lavf 52.106.0 - avformat.h
112 Minor avformat.h cleanup:
113 a9bf9d8 deprecate av_guess_image2_codec
114 c3675df rename avf_sdp_create->av_sdp_create
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1162011-04-03 - lavf 52.105.0 - avio.h
117 Large-scale renaming/deprecating of AVIOContext-related functions:
118 724f6a0 deprecate url_fdopen
119 403ee83 deprecate url_open_dyn_packet_buf
120 6dc7d80 rename url_close_dyn_buf -> avio_close_dyn_buf
121 b92c545 rename url_open_dyn_buf -> avio_open_dyn_buf
122 8978fed introduce an AVIOContext.seekable field as a replacement for
123 AVIOContext.is_streamed and url_is_streamed()
124 b64030f deprecate get_checksum()
125 4c4427a deprecate init_checksum()
126 4ec153b deprecate udp_set_remote_url/get_local_port
127 933e90a deprecate av_url_read_fseek/fpause
128 8d9769a deprecate url_fileno
129 b7f2fdd rename put_flush_packet -> avio_flush
130 35f1023 deprecate url_close_buf
131 83fddae deprecate url_open_buf
132 d9d86e0 rename url_fprintf -> avio_printf
133 59f65d9 deprecate url_setbufsize
134 3e68b3b deprecate url_ferror
135 66e5b1d deprecate url_feof
136 e8bb2e2 deprecate url_fget_max_packet_size
137 76aa876 rename url_fsize -> avio_size
138 e519753 deprecate url_fgetc
139 655e45e deprecate url_fgets
140 a2704c9 rename url_ftell -> avio_tell
141 e16ead0 deprecate get_strz() in favor of avio_get_str
142 0300db8,2af07d3 rename url_fskip -> avio_skip
143 6b4aa5d rename url_fseek -> avio_seek
144 61840b4 deprecate put_tag
145 22a3212 rename url_fopen/fclose -> avio_open/close.
146 0ac8e2b deprecate put_nbyte
147 77eb550 rename put_byte -> avio_w8
148 put_[b/l]e<type> -> avio_w[b/l]<type>
149 put_buffer -> avio_write
150 b7effd4 rename get_byte -> avio_r8,
151 get_[b/l]e<type> -> avio_r[b/l]<type>
152 get_buffer -> avio_read
153 b3db9ce deprecate get_partial_buffer
154 8d9ac96 rename av_alloc_put_byte -> avio_alloc_context
155
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1562011-03-25 - 34b47d7 - lavc 52.115.0 - AVCodecContext.audio_service_type
157 Add audio_service_type field to AVCodecContext.
158
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1592011-03-02 - 863c471 - lavf 52.103.0 - av_pkt_dump2, av_pkt_dump_log2
160 Add new functions av_pkt_dump2, av_pkt_dump_log2 that uses the
161 source stream timebase for outputting timestamps. Deprecate
162 av_pkt_dump and av_pkt_dump_log.
163
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1642011-02-20 - e731b8d - lavf 52.102.0 - avio.h
165 * e731b8d - rename init_put_byte() to ffio_init_context(), deprecating the
166 original, and move it to a private header so it is no longer
167 part of our public API. Instead, use av_alloc_put_byte().
168 * ae628ec - rename ByteIOContext to AVIOContext.
169
c3dbfa1a 1702011-02-16 - 09d171b - lavf 52.101.0 - avformat.h
09d171b9 171 lavu 52.39.0 - parseutils.h
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172 * 610219a - Add av_ prefix to dump_format().
173 * f6c7375 - Replace parse_date() in lavf with av_parse_time() in lavu.
174 * ab0287f - Move find_info_tag from lavf to lavu and add av_prefix to it.
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1762011-02-15 - lavu 52.38.0 - merge libavcore
177 libavcore is merged back completely into libavutil
178
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1792011-02-10 - 55bad0c - lavc 52.113.0 - vbv_delay
180 Add vbv_delay field to AVCodecContext
181
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1822011-02-14 - 24a83bd - lavf 52.100.0 - AV_DISPOSITION_CLEAN_EFFECTS
183 Add AV_DISPOSITION_CLEAN_EFFECTS disposition flag.
184
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1852011-02-14 - 910b5b8 - lavfi 1.76.0 - AVFilterLink sample_aspect_ratio
186 Add sample_aspect_ratio field to AVFilterLink.
187
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1882011-02-10 - 12c14cd - lavf 52.99.0 - AVStream.disposition
189 Add AV_DISPOSITION_HEARING_IMPAIRED and AV_DISPOSITION_VISUAL_IMPAIRED.
190
f2146944 1912011-02-09 - 5592734 - lavc 52.112.0 - avcodec_thread_init()
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192 Deprecate avcodec_thread_init()/avcodec_thread_free() use; instead
193 set thread_count before calling avcodec_open.
194
8e8cc52b 1952011-02-09 - 778b08a - lavc 52.111.0 - threading API
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196 Add CODEC_CAP_FRAME_THREADS with new restrictions on get_buffer()/
197 release_buffer()/draw_horiz_band() callbacks for appropriate codecs.
198 Add thread_type and active_thread_type fields to AVCodecContext.
199
c2bd7578 2002011-02-08 - 3940caa - lavf 52.98.0 - av_probe_input_buffer
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201 Add av_probe_input_buffer() to avformat.h for probing format from a
202 ByteIOContext.
203
ae0f8a1a 2042011-02-06 - fe174fc - lavf 52.97.0 - avio.h
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205 Add flag for non-blocking protocols: URL_FLAG_NONBLOCK
206
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2072011-02-04 - f124b08 - lavf 52.96.0 - avformat_free_context()
208 Add avformat_free_context() in avformat.h.
209
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2102011-02-03 - f5b82f4 - lavc 52.109.0 - add CODEC_ID_PRORES
211 Add CODEC_ID_PRORES to avcodec.h.
212
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2132011-02-03 - fe9a3fb - lavc 52.109.0 - H.264 profile defines
214 Add defines for H.264 * Constrained Baseline and Intra profiles
215
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2162011-02-02 - lavf 52.95.0
217 * 50196a9 - add a new installed header version.h.
218 * 4efd5cf, dccbd97, 93b78d1 - add several variants of public
219 avio_{put,get}_str* functions. Deprecate corresponding semi-public
220 {put,get}_str*.
221
2222011-02-02 - dfd2a00 - lavu 50.37.0 - log.h
223 Make av_dlog public.
224
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2252011-01-15 - r26374 - lavfi 1.74.0 - AVFilterBufferRefAudioProps
226 Rename AVFilterBufferRefAudioProps.samples_nb to nb_samples.
227
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2282011-01-14 - r26330 - lavf 52.93.0 - av_metadata_copy()
229 Add av_metadata_copy() in avformat.h.
230
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2312011-01-07 - r26262 - lavc 52.107.0 - deprecate reordered_opaque
232 Deprecate reordered_opaque in favor of pkt_pts/dts.
233
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2342011-01-07 - r26261 - lavc 52.106.0 - pkt_dts
235 Add pkt_dts to AVFrame, this will in the future allow multithreading decoders
236 to not mess up dts.
237
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2382011-01-07 - r26260 - lavc 52.105.0 - pkt_pts
239 Add pkt_pts to AVFrame.
240
3a45a3f3 2412011-01-07 - r26259 - lavc 52.104.0 - av_get_profile_name()
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242 Add av_get_profile_name to libavcodec/avcodec.h.
243
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2442010-12-27 - r26108 - lavfi 1.71.0 - AV_PERM_NEG_LINESIZES
245 Add AV_PERM_NEG_LINESIZES in avfilter.h.
246
d46c2755 2472010-12-27 - r26104 - lavf 52.91.0 - av_find_best_stream()
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248 Add av_find_best_stream to libavformat/avformat.h.
249
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2502010-12-27 - r26103 - lavf 52.90.0
251 Add AVFMT_NOSTREAMS flag for formats with no streams,
252 like e.g. text metadata.
253
106f271f 2542010-12-22 - r26073 - lavu 50.36.0 - file.h
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255 Add functions av_file_map() and av_file_unmap() in file.h.
256
106f271f 2572010-12-19 - r26056 - lavu 50.35.0 - error.h
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258 Add "not found" error codes:
259 AVERROR_DEMUXER_NOT_FOUND
260 AVERROR_MUXER_NOT_FOUND
261 AVERROR_DECODER_NOT_FOUND
262 AVERROR_ENCODER_NOT_FOUND
263 AVERROR_PROTOCOL_NOT_FOUND
264 AVERROR_FILTER_NOT_FOUND
265 AVERROR_BSF_NOT_FOUND
266 AVERROR_STREAM_NOT_FOUND
267
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2682010-12-09 - r25923 - lavcore 0.16.0 - avcore.h
269 Move AV_NOPTS_VALUE, AV_TIME_BASE, AV_TIME_BASE_Q symbols from
270 avcodec.h to avcore.h.
271
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2722010-12-04 - r25886 - lavc 52.98.0 - CODEC_CAP_NEG_LINESIZES
273 Add CODEC_CAP_NEG_LINESIZES codec capability flag in avcodec.h.
274
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2752010-12-04 - r25879 - lavu 50.34.0 - av_get_pix_fmt_string()
276 Deprecate avcodec_pix_fmt_string() in favor of
277 pixdesc.h/av_get_pix_fmt_string().
278
d22e9795 2792010-12-04 - r25878 - lavcore 0.15.0 - av_image_alloc()
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280 Add av_image_alloc() to libavcore/imgutils.h.
281
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2822010-12-02 - r25862 - lavfi 1.67.0 - avfilter_graph_create_filter()
283 Add function avfilter_graph_create_filter() in avfiltergraph.h.
284
d6adf44b 2852010-11-25 - r25826 - lavfi 1.65.0 - avfilter_get_video_buffer_ref_from_arrays()
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286 Add function avfilter_get_video_buffer_ref_from_arrays() in
287 avfilter.h.
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2892010-11-21 - r25787 - lavcore 0.14.0 - audioconvert.h
290 Add a public audio channel API in audioconvert.h, and deprecate the
291 corresponding functions in libavcodec:
292 avcodec_get_channel_name()
293 avcodec_get_channel_layout()
294 avcodec_get_channel_layout_string()
295 avcodec_channel_layout_num_channels()
296 and the CH_* macros defined in libavcodec/avcodec.h.
297
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2982010-11-21 - r25777 - lavf 52.85.0 - avformat.h
299 Add av_append_packet().
300
3012010-11-21 - r25776 - lavc 52.97.0 - avcodec.h
302 Add av_grow_packet().
303
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3042010-11-17 - r25761 - lavcore 0.13.0 - parseutils.h
305 Add av_parse_color() declared in libavcore/parseutils.h.
306
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3072010-11-13 - r25745 - lavc 52.95.0 - AVCodecContext
308 Add AVCodecContext.subtitle_header and AVCodecContext.subtitle_header_size
309 fields.
310
47c5e414 3112010-11-13 - r25740 - lavfi 1.62.0 - avfiltergraph.h
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312 Make avfiltergraph.h public.
313
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3142010-11-13 - r25737 - lavfi 1.61.0 - avfiltergraph.h
315 Remove declarations from avfiltergraph.h for the functions:
316 avfilter_graph_check_validity()
317 avfilter_graph_config_links()
318 avfilter_graph_config_formats()
319 which are now internal.
320 Use avfilter_graph_config() instead.
321
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3222010-11-08 - r25708 - lavu 50.33.0 - eval.h
323 Deprecate functions:
324 av_parse_and_eval_expr(),
325 av_parse_expr(),
326 av_eval_expr(),
327 av_free_expr(),
328 in favor of the functions:
329 av_expr_parse_and_eval(),
330 av_expr_parse(),
331 av_expr_eval(),
332 av_expr_free().
333
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3342010-11-08 - r25707 - lavfi 1.59.0 - avfilter_free()
335 Rename avfilter_destroy() to avfilter_free().
336 This change breaks libavfilter API/ABI.
337
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3382010-11-07 - r25705 - lavfi 1.58.0 - avfiltergraph.h
339 Remove graphparser.h header, move AVFilterInOut and
340 avfilter_graph_parse() declarations to libavfilter/avfiltergraph.h.
341
3fd3eea7 3422010-11-07 - r25700 - lavfi 1.57.0 - AVFilterInOut
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343 Rename field AVFilterInOut.filter to AVFilterInOut.filter_ctx.
344 This change breaks libavfilter API.
345
146b6555 3462010-11-04 - r25674 - lavfi 1.56.0 - avfilter_graph_free()
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347 Rename avfilter_graph_destroy() to avfilter_graph_free().
348 This change breaks libavfilter API/ABI.
349
146b6555 3502010-11-04 - r25673 - lavfi 1.55.0 - avfilter_graph_alloc()
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351 Add avfilter_graph_alloc() to libavfilter/avfiltergraph.h.
352
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3532010-11-02 - r25654 - lavcore 0.12.0 - av_get_bits_per_sample_fmt()
354 Add av_get_bits_per_sample_fmt() to libavcore/samplefmt.h and
355 deprecate av_get_bits_per_sample_format().
356
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3572010-11-02 - r25653 - lavcore 0.11.0 - samplefmt.h
358 Add sample format functions in libavcore/samplefmt.h:
359 av_get_sample_fmt_name(),
360 av_get_sample_fmt(),
361 av_get_sample_fmt_string(),
362 and deprecate the corresponding libavcodec/audioconvert.h functions:
363 avcodec_get_sample_fmt_name(),
364 avcodec_get_sample_fmt(),
365 avcodec_sample_fmt_string().
366
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3672010-11-02 - r25652 - lavcore 0.10.0 - samplefmt.h
368 Define enum AVSampleFormat in libavcore/samplefmt.h, deprecate enum
369 SampleFormat.
370
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3712010-10-16 - r25502 - lavfi 1.52.0 - avfilter_graph_config()
372 Add the function avfilter_graph_config() in avfiltergraph.h.
373
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3742010-10-15 - r25493 - lavf 52.83.0 - metadata API
375 Change demuxers to export metadata in generic format and
376 muxers to accept generic format. Deprecate the public
377 conversion API.
378
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3792010-10-10 - r25441 - lavfi 1.49.0 - AVFilterLink.time_base
380 Add time_base field to AVFilterLink.
381
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3822010-09-27 - r25236 - lavu 50.31.0 - av_set_options_string()
383 Move av_set_options_string() from libavfilter/parseutils.h to
384 libavutil/opt.h.
385
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3862010-09-27 - r25227 - lavfi 1.47.0 - AVFilterLink
387 Make the AVFilterLink fields srcpad and dstpad store the pointers to
388 the source and destination pads, rather than their indexes.
389
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3902010-09-27 - r25225 - lavu 50.30.0 - av_get_token()
391 Move av_get_token() from libavfilter/parseutils.h to
392 libavutil/avstring.h.
393
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3942010-09-26 - r32368 - lsws 0.12.0 - swscale.h
395 Add the functions sws_alloc_context() and sws_init_context().
396
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3972010-09-26 - r25210 - lavu 50.29.0 - opt.h
398 Move libavcodec/opt.h to libavutil/opt.h.
399
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4002010-09-24 - r25174 - lavu 50.28.0 - av_log_set_flags()
401 Default of av_log() changed due to many problems to the old no repeat
402 detection. Read the docs of AV_LOG_SKIP_REPEATED in log.h before
403 enabling it for your app!.
404
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4052010-09-24 - r25167 - lavc 52.90.0 - av_opt_show2()
406 Deprecate av_opt_show() in favor or av_opt_show2().
407
4082010-09-14 - r25120 - lavu 50.27.0 - av_popcount()
409 Add av_popcount() to libavutil/common.h.
410
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4112010-09-08 - r25076 - lavu 50.26.0 - av_get_cpu_flags()
412 Add av_get_cpu_flags().
413
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4142010-09-07 - r25067 - lavcore 0.9.0 - av_image_copy()
415 Add av_image_copy().
416
4172010-09-07 - r25064 - lavcore 0.8.0 - av_image_copy_plane()
418 Add av_image_copy_plane().
419
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4202010-09-07 - r25057 - lavcore 0.7.0 - imgutils.h
421 Adopt hierarchical scheme for the imgutils.h function names,
422 deprecate the old names.
423
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4242010-09-04 - r25040 - lavu 50.25.0 - AV_CPU_FLAG_*
425 Deprecate the FF_MM_* flags defined in libavcodec/avcodec.h in favor
426 of the AV_CPU_FLAG_* flags defined in libavutil/cpu.h.
427
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4282010-08-26 - r24936 - lavc 52.87.0 - avcodec_get_channel_layout()
429 Add avcodec_get_channel_layout() in audioconvert.h.
430
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4312010-08-20 - r24851 - lavcore 0.6.0 - av_fill_image_max_pixsteps()
432 Rename av_fill_image_max_pixstep() to av_fill_image_max_pixsteps().
433
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4342010-08-18 - r24827 - lavcore 0.5.0 - av_fill_image_max_pixstep()
435 Add av_fill_image_max_pixstep() in imgutils.h.
436
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4372010-08-17 - r24814 - lavu 50.24.0 - AV_NE()
438 Add the AV_NE macro.
439
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4402010-08-17 - r24811 - lavfi 1.36.0 - audio framework
441 Implement AVFilterBufferRefAudioProps struct for audio properties,
442 get_audio_buffer(), filter_samples() functions and related changes.
443
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4442010-08-12 - r24787 - lavcore 0.4.0 - av_get_image_linesize()
445 Add av_get_image_linesize() in imgutils.h.
446
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4472010-08-11 - r24773 - lavfi 1.34.0 - AVFilterBufferRef
448 Resize data and linesize arrays in AVFilterBufferRef to 8.
449
450 This change breaks libavfilter API/ABI.
451
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4522010-08-11 - r24768 - lavc 52.85.0 - av_picture_data_copy()
453 Add av_picture_data_copy in avcodec.h.
454
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4552010-08-11 - r24765 - lavfi 1.33.0 - avfilter_open()
456 Change avfilter_open() signature:
457 AVFilterContext *avfilter_open(AVFilter *filter, const char *inst_name) ->
458 int avfilter_open(AVFilterContext **filter_ctx, AVFilter *filter, const char *inst_name);
459
460 This change breaks libavfilter API/ABI.
461
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4622010-08-11 - r24763 - lavfi 1.32.0 - AVFilterBufferRef
463 Add a type field to AVFilterBufferRef, and move video specific
464 properties to AVFilterBufferRefVideoProps.
465
4bf2d6e8 466 This change breaks libavfilter API/ABI.
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4682010-08-07 - r24732 - lavfi 1.31.0 - AVFilterLink
469 Rename AVFilterLink fields:
470 AVFilterLink.srcpic -> AVFilterLink.src_buf
471 AVFilterLink.cur_pic -> AVFilterLink.cur_buf
472 AVFilterLink.outpic -> AVFilterLink.out_buf
473
4742010-08-07 - r24731 - lavfi 1.30.0
475 Rename functions and fields:
476 avfilter_(un)ref_pic -> avfilter_(un)ref_buffer
477 avfilter_copy_picref_props -> avfilter_copy_buffer_ref_props
478 AVFilterBufferRef.pic -> AVFilterBufferRef.buffer
479
4802010-08-07 - r24730 - lavfi 1.29.0 - AVFilterBufferRef
481 Rename AVFilterPicRef to AVFilterBufferRef.
482
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4832010-08-07 - r24728 - lavfi 1.28.0 - AVFilterBuffer
484 Move format field from AVFilterBuffer to AVFilterPicRef.
485
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4862010-08-06 - r24709 - lavcore 0.3.0 - av_check_image_size()
487 Deprecate avcodec_check_dimensions() in favor of the function
488 av_check_image_size() defined in libavcore/imgutils.h.
489
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4902010-07-30 - r24592 - lavfi 1.27.0 - AVFilterBuffer
491 Increase size of the arrays AVFilterBuffer.data and
492 AVFilterBuffer.linesize from 4 to 8.
493
494 This change breaks libavfilter ABI.
495
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4962010-07-29 - r24583 - lavcore 0.2.0 - imgutils.h
497 Add functions av_fill_image_linesizes() and
498 av_fill_image_pointers(), declared in libavcore/imgutils.h.
499
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5002010-07-27 - r24518 - lavcore 0.1.0 - parseutils.h
501 Deprecate av_parse_video_frame_size() and av_parse_video_frame_rate()
502 defined in libavcodec in favor of the newly added functions
503 av_parse_video_size() and av_parse_video_rate() declared in
504 libavcore/parseutils.h.
505
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5062010-07-23 - r24439 - lavu 50.23.0 - mathematics.h
507 Add the M_PHI constant definition.
508
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5092010-07-22 - r24424 - lavfi 1.26.0 - media format generalization
510 Add a type field to AVFilterLink.
511
512 Change the field types:
513 enum PixelFormat format -> int format in AVFilterBuffer
514 enum PixelFormat *formats -> int *formats in AVFilterFormats
515 enum PixelFormat *format -> int format in AVFilterLink
516
517 Change the function signatures:
518 AVFilterFormats *avfilter_make_format_list(const enum PixelFormat *pix_fmts); ->
519 AVFilterFormats *avfilter_make_format_list(const int *fmts);
520
521 int avfilter_add_colorspace(AVFilterFormats **avff, enum PixelFormat pix_fmt); ->
522 int avfilter_add_format (AVFilterFormats **avff, int fmt);
523
524 AVFilterFormats *avfilter_all_colorspaces(void); ->
525 AVFilterFormats *avfilter_all_formats (enum AVMediaType type);
526
527 This change breaks libavfilter API/ABI.
528
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5292010-07-21 - r24393 - lavcore 0.0.0
530 Add libavcore.
531
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5322010-07-17 - r24291 - lavfi 1.25.0 - AVFilterBuffer
533 Remove w and h fields from AVFilterBuffer.
534
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5352010-07-17 - r24284 - lavfi 1.24.0 - AVFilterBuffer
536 Rename AVFilterPic to AVFilterBuffer.
537
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5382010-07-17 - r24278 - lavf 52.74.0 - url_fskip()
539 Make url_fskip() return an int error code instead of void.
540
37497979 5412010-07-11 - r24199 - lavc 52.83.0
6f5ac9c1 542 Add AVCodecContext.lpc_type and AVCodecContext.lpc_passes fields.
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544 Deprecate AVCodecContext.use_lpc.
545
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5462010-07-11 - r24185 - lavc 52.82.0 - avsubtitle_free()
547 Add a function for free the contents of a AVSubtitle generated by
548 avcodec_decode_subtitle.
549
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5502010-07-11 - r24174 - lavu 50.22.0 - bswap.h and intreadwrite.h
551 Make the bswap.h and intreadwrite.h API public.
552
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5532010-07-08 - r24101 - lavu 50.21.0 - pixdesc.h
554 Rename read/write_line() to av_read/write_image_line().
555
5562010-07-07 - r24091 - lavfi 1.21.0 - avfilter_copy_picref_props()
16400da6 557 Add avfilter_copy_picref_props().
52706b95 558
34171e87 5592010-07-03 - r24021 - lavc 52.79.0
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560 Add FF_COMPLIANCE_UNOFFICIAL and change all instances of
561 FF_COMPLIANCE_INOFFICIAL to use FF_COMPLIANCE_UNOFFICIAL.
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5632010-07-02 - r23985 - lavu 50.20.0 - lfg.h
564 Export av_lfg_init(), av_lfg_get(), av_mlfg_get(), and av_bmg_get() through
565 lfg.h.
566
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5672010-06-28 - r23835 - lavfi 1.20.1 - av_parse_color()
568 Extend av_parse_color() syntax, make it accept an alpha value specifier and
569 set the alpha value to 255 by default.
570
58cc11c7 5712010-06-22 - r23706 - lavf 52.71.0 - URLProtocol.priv_data_size, priv_data_class
16400da6 572 Add priv_data_size and priv_data_class to URLProtocol.
58cc11c7 573
4636f115 5742010-06-22 - r23704 - lavf 52.70.0 - url_alloc(), url_connect()
16400da6 575 Add url_alloc() and url_connect().
4636f115 576
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5772010-06-22 - r23702 - lavf 52.69.0 - av_register_protocol2()
578 Add av_register_protocol2(), deprecating av_register_protocol().
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5802010-06-09 - r23551 - lavu 50.19.0 - av_compare_mod()
581 Add av_compare_mod() to libavutil/mathematics.h.
582
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5832010-06-05 - r23485 - lavu 50.18.0 - eval API
584 Make the eval API public.
585
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5862010-06-04 - r23461 - lavu 50.17.0 - AV_BASE64_SIZE
587 Add AV_BASE64_SIZE() macro.
588
16400da6 5892010-06-02 - r23421 - lavc 52.73.0 - av_get_codec_tag_string()
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590 Add av_get_codec_tag_string().
591
7f464a0a 5922010-06-01 - r31301 - lsws 0.11.0 - convertPalette API
16400da6 593 Add sws_convertPalette8ToPacked32() and sws_convertPalette8ToPacked24().
7f464a0a 594
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5952010-05-26 - r23334 - lavc 52.72.0 - CODEC_CAP_EXPERIMENTAL
596 Add CODEC_CAP_EXPERIMENTAL flag.
95c851e2 597 NOTE: this was backported to 0.6
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5992010-05-23 - r23255 - lavu 50.16.0 - av_get_random_seed()
600 Add av_get_random_seed().
cca68a54 601
b724102a 6022010-05-18 - r23161 - lavf 52.63.0 - AVFMT_FLAG_RTP_HINT
16400da6 603 Add AVFMT_FLAG_RTP_HINT as possible value for AVFormatContext.flags.
95c851e2 604 NOTE: this was backported to 0.6
b724102a 605
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6062010-05-09 - r23066 - lavfi 1.20.0 - AVFilterPicRef
607 Add interlaced and top_field_first fields to AVFilterPicRef.
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610 0.6 branch was cut here
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6132010-05-01 - r23002 - lavf 52.62.0 - probe function
614 Add av_probe_input_format2 to API, it allows ignoring probe
615 results below given score and returns the actual probe score.
616
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619 existing tags.
620
0fb49b59 6212010-04-01 - r22753 - lavc 52.66.0
16400da6 622 Add avcodec_get_edge_width().
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6242010-03-31 - r22750 - lavc 52.65.0
625 Add avcodec_copy_context().
626
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6272010-03-31 - r22748 - lavf 52.60.0 - av_match_ext()
628 Make av_match_ext() public.
629
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6302010-03-31 - r22736 - lavu 50.14.0 - AVMediaType
631 Move AVMediaType enum from libavcodec to libavutil.
632
6332010-03-31 - r22735 - lavc 52.64.0 - AVMediaType
634 Define AVMediaType enum, and use it instead of enum CodecType, which
635 is deprecated and will be dropped at the next major bump.
636
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6372010-03-25 - r22684 - lavu 50.13.0 - av_strerror()
638 Implement av_strerror().
639
69087742 6402010-03-23 - r22649 - lavc 52.60.0 - av_dct_init()
16400da6 641 Support DCT-I and DST-I.
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6432010-03-15 - r22540 - lavf 52.56.0 - AVFormatContext.start_time_realtime
644 Add AVFormatContext.start_time_realtime field.
645
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6462010-03-13 - r22506 - lavfi 1.18.0 - AVFilterPicRef.pos
647 Add AVFilterPicRef.pos field.
648
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6492010-03-13 - r22501 - lavu 50.12.0 - error.h
650 Move error code definitions from libavcodec/avcodec.h to
651 the new public header libavutil/error.h.
652
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6532010-03-07 - r22291 - lavc 52.56.0 - avfft.h
654 Add public FFT interface.
655
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6562010-03-06 - r22251 - lavu 50.11.0 - av_stristr()
657 Add av_stristr().
658
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6592010-03-03 - r22174 - lavu 50.10.0 - av_tree_enumerate()
660 Add av_tree_enumerate().
661
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6622010-02-07 - r21673 - lavu 50.9.0 - av_compare_ts()
663 Add av_compare_ts().
664
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6652010-02-05 - r30513 - lsws 0.10.0 - sws_getCoefficients()
666 Add sws_getCoefficients().
667
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6682010-02-01 - r21587 - lavf 52.50.0 - metadata API
669 Add a list of generic tag names, change 'author' -> 'artist',
670 'year' -> 'date'.
671
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6722010-01-30 - r21545 - lavu 50.8.0 - av_get_pix_fmt()
673 Add av_get_pix_fmt().
674
16400da6 6752010-01-21 - r30381 - lsws 0.9.0 - sws_scale()
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676 Change constness attributes of sws_scale() parameters.
677
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6782010-01-10 - r21121 - lavfi 1.15.0 - avfilter_graph_config_links()
679 Add a log_ctx parameter to avfilter_graph_config_links().
680
16400da6 6812010-01-07 - r30236 - lsws 0.8.0 - sws_isSupported{In,Out}put()
1c790092 682 Add sws_isSupportedInput() and sws_isSupportedOutput() functions.
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6842010-01-06 - r21035 - lavfi 1.14.0 - avfilter_add_colorspace()
685 Change the avfilter_add_colorspace() signature, make it accept an
686 (AVFilterFormats **) rather than an (AVFilterFormats *) as before.
687
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6882010-01-03 - r21007 - lavfi 1.13.0 - avfilter_add_colorspace()
689 Add avfilter_add_colorspace().
690
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6912010-01-02 - r20998 - lavf 52.46.0 - av_match_ext()
692 Add av_match_ext(), it should be used in place of match_ext().
693
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6942010-01-01 - r20991 - lavf 52.45.0 - av_guess_format()
695 Add av_guess_format(), it should be used in place of guess_format().
696
b8f11ec8 6972009-12-13 - r20834 - lavf 52.43.0 - metadata API
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698 Add av_metadata_set2(), AV_METADATA_DONT_STRDUP_KEY and
699 AV_METADATA_DONT_STRDUP_VAL.
b8f11ec8 700
60a92a77 7012009-12-13 - r20829 - lavu 50.7.0 - avstring.h API
f69d394f 702 Add av_d2str().
60a92a77 703
c3d15329 7042009-12-13 - r20826 - lavc 52.42.0 - AVStream
f69d394f 705 Add avg_frame_rate.
c3d15329 706
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7072009-12-12 - r20808 - lavu 50.6.0 - av_bmg_next()
708 Introduce the av_bmg_next() function.
709
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7102009-12-05 - r20734 - lavfi 1.12.0 - avfilter_draw_slice()
711 Add a slice_dir parameter to avfilter_draw_slice().
712
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7132009-11-26 - r20611 - lavfi 1.11.0 - AVFilter
714 Remove the next field from AVFilter, this is not anymore required.
715
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7162009-11-25 - r20607 - lavfi 1.10.0 - avfilter_next()
717 Introduce the avfilter_next() function.
718
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7192009-11-25 - r20605 - lavfi 1.9.0 - avfilter_register()
720 Change the signature of avfilter_register() to make it return an
721 int. This is required since now the registration operation may fail.
722
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7232009-11-25 - r20603 - lavu 50.5.0 - pixdesc.h API
724 Make the pixdesc.h API public.
725
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7262009-10-27 - r20385 - lavfi 1.5.0 - AVFilter.next
727 Add a next field to AVFilter, this is used for simplifying the
728 registration and management of the registered filters.
729
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7302009-10-23 - r20356 - lavfi 1.4.1 - AVFilter.description
731 Add a description field to AVFilter.
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7332009-10-19 - r20302 - lavfi 1.3.0 - avfilter_make_format_list()
734 Change the interface of avfilter_make_format_list() from
735 avfilter_make_format_list(int n, ...) to
736 avfilter_make_format_list(enum PixelFormat *pix_fmts).
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7382009-10-18 - r20272 - lavfi 1.0.0 - avfilter_get_video_buffer()
739 Make avfilter_get_video_buffer() recursive and add the w and h
740 parameters to it.
741
04670366 7422009-10-07 - r20189 - lavfi 0.5.1 - AVFilterPic
227d1b98 743 Add w and h fields to AVFilterPic.
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7452009-06-22 - r19250 - lavf 52.34.1 - AVFormatContext.packet_size
746 This is now an unsigned int instead of a signed int.
747
4bbe788a 7482009-06-19 - r19222 - lavc 52.32.0 - AVSubtitle.pts
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750 in AV_TIME_BASE. Some subtitle de-/encoders (e.g. XSUB) will
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8f3f2e06 7532009-06-03 - r19078 - lavc 52.30.2 - AV_PKT_FLAG_KEY
227d1b98 754 PKT_FLAG_KEY has been deprecated and will be dropped at the next
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756
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758 av_lockmgr_register() can be used to register a callback function
759 that lavc (and in the future, libraries that depend on lavc) can use
760 to implement mutexes. The application should provide a callback function
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762 When the lock manager is registered, FFmpeg is guaranteed to behave
763 correctly in a multi-threaded application.
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767
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770 (lavf > 52.23.1, lavc > 52.10.0).
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773 The old decoding functions are deprecated, all new code should use the
774 new functions avcodec_decode_video2(), avcodec_decode_audio3() and
775 avcodec_decode_subtitle2(). These new functions take an AVPacket *pkt
776 argument instead of a const uint8_t *buf / int buf_size pair.
777
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779 Introduce the av_fifo_space() function.
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782 Move AVPacket declaration from libavformat/avformat.h to
783 libavcodec/avcodec.h.
784
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787 PIX_FMT_BGRA, which were defined as macros, into enum PixelFormat values.
788 Conversely PIX_FMT_RGB32, PIX_FMT_RGB32_1, PIX_FMT_BGR32 and
789 PIX_FMT_BGR32_1 are now macros.
790 avcodec_get_pix_fmt() now recognizes the "rgb32" and "bgr32" aliases.
f3370e14 791 Re-sort the enum PixelFormat list accordingly.
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793
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7942009-03-22 - r18133 - lavu 50.1.0 - PIX_FMT_RGB5X5 endian variants
795 Add the enum PixelFormat values:
796 PIX_FMT_RGB565BE, PIX_FMT_RGB565LE, PIX_FMT_RGB555BE, PIX_FMT_RGB555LE,
797 PIX_FMT_BGR565BE, PIX_FMT_BGR565LE, PIX_FMT_BGR555BE, PIX_FMT_BGR555LE.
798
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801 was removed. Use the lagged Fibonacci PRNG through the av_lfg* functions
802 instead.
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805 av_fifo_init, av_fifo_read, av_fifo_write and av_fifo_realloc were dropped
806 and replaced by av_fifo_alloc, av_fifo_generic_read, av_fifo_generic_write
807 and av_fifo_realloc2.
808 In addition, the order of the function arguments of av_fifo_generic_read
227d1b98 809 was changed to match av_fifo_generic_write.
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811 applications, they may not use sizeof() or directly access members.
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814 Introduce a new metadata API (see av_metadata_get() and friends).
815 The old API is now deprecated and should not be used anymore. This especially
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818 - AVFormatContext.author
819 - AVFormatContext.copyright
820 - AVFormatContext.comment
821 - AVFormatContext.album
822 - AVFormatContext.year
823 - AVFormatContext.track
824 - AVFormatContext.genre
825 - AVStream.language
826 - AVStream.filename
827 - AVProgram.provider_name
828 - AVProgram.name
829 - AVChapter.title