[FFmpeg-devel] Questions about the framework of ffmpeg

Mike Melanson mike
Fri Jun 26 04:07:13 CEST 2009

zhihang wang wrote:
> Why the framework of ffmpeg should be as follows:
>   demutex->decoding->encoding->mutex

It's not; it's:
demuxer -> decoding -> encoding -> muxing

Muxers are very different from mutexes.

Does that clear up your confusion?

     -Mike Melanson

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