[FFmpeg-devel] Speed Demon

Eric Appleman erappleman
Thu Mar 19 05:19:26 CET 2009

Mike Melanson wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a friend with access to a 64-way Sparc machine with 32 GB of RAM. 
> He wants to see if it can set a new speed record with FFmpeg. So, have 
> it, you speed freaks: What would be the best way to stress FFmpeg, 
> preferably in multi-threaded mode? I suspect it would have to do with 
> encoding somehow, and this person has access to plenty of raw video footage.
> Thanks...
This may sound off-topic, but the prospect of using a supercomputer for 
mundane purposes sounds extremely delicious.

- Eric

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