[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] metadata conversion API

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Sat Feb 28 15:07:53 CET 2009

On Sat, Feb 28, 2009 at 02:57:46PM +0100, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> and again i like to repeat, that i dont mind you exporting the width
> from mov but you CANNOT export this in a field that is ambigously named,
> that is ".mov/width" is fine "width" is not

besides it has another advantage
mov -streamcopy-> mkv -> player

with mov exporting "width" the player will display h263 in a way that differs
from how it displayed it when playing the mov directly
with ".mov/width" the player can do the croping even with h263 in mkv
though it surely isnt pretty it preserved the information ...

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