Patch to sort out libgstreamer0.9 versioning

David Schleef ds at
Tue Sep 13 18:25:10 UTC 2005

On Tue, Sep 13, 2005 at 08:11:29PM +0200, Loïc Minier wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 13, 2005, David Schleef wrote:
> > There are no internal functions.  All symbols exported across all
> > shared object boundaries are ABI stable.
>  I tried giving examples on weird things which are not visible at the
>  ELF level, such as "call init() before negociate()" assumption changed
>  into "call preinit() before negociate()", or optional things which
>  become mandatory, but for which GStreamer is its only "consumer" of
>  API, and hence are not in the public API.

We're not idiots.  GStreamer is ABI stable.  (during a stable series,
of course).


David Schleef
Big Kitten LLC ( -- data acquisition on Linux

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