[libav-devel] [PATCH 0/20] removal of deprecated features

Andreas Cadhalpun andreas.cadhalpun at googlemail.com
Thu Aug 6 23:19:46 CEST 2015


On 05.08.2015 23:58, Luca Barbato wrote:
> On 05/08/15 21:31, Andreas Cadhalpun wrote:
>> On 04.08.2015 07:57, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
>>>> I do have on more proposal, but the problem is it needs someone to do the work.
>>>> For each removed feature, prepare documentation "a monkey could follow" on how
>>>> to replace it (you could call it a transition guide).
>>>> Even better, a script that automates it where reasonable.
>> I think this is a very good idea.
>>
> 
> It is being worked on since release 10 in our wiki...

That's a start, but unfortunately the wiki doesn't cover most deprecated APIs.
And apparently it's not advertised enough, as even APIs mentioned there are
still widely in use.

Best regards,
Andreas



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