[vtk-developers] video decoding in VTK

Ben Boeckel ben.boeckel at kitware.com
Thu Sep 20 13:39:56 EDT 2018

On Thu, Sep 20, 2018 at 09:49:21 -0600, David Gobbi wrote:
> If you use Media Foundation you avoid most licensing issues.  I haven't
> used it, but I found the ancient Video for Windows API to be
> straightforward.  One issue with ffmpeg is that the API is still evolving,
> so year-to-year maintenance of software that uses it is a concern.

FFmpeg has stabilized its API AFAIK. Or at least the version numbers
actually seem to follow semver rules.


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