[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] libxvid: disable packed B frames

Peter Eszlari peter.eszlari
Mon Sep 28 15:51:26 CEST 2009

2009/9/28 Peter Ross <pross at xvid.org>:
> On Sun, Sep 27, 2009 at 05:08:13PM +0200, Peter Eszlari wrote:
>> see $subj
> $subject is a description of the patch, it doesn't explain 'why'?

Because my hardware Xvid player has problems playing files with packed
B frames?! Of course one could add a new option/flag but since this is
just a hack anyway (to quote the source: "Invalid and inefficient
vfw-avi packed B frames") I thought it wasn't worth the effort.

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