[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Port gradfun to libavfilter (GCI)

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Wed Dec 1 17:37:39 CET 2010

On Wed, Dec 01, 2010 at 12:07:22AM +0100, Stefano Sabatini wrote:
> On date Monday 2010-11-29 21:48:18 -0500, Nolan L encoded:
> > On Mon, Nov 29, 2010 at 7:18 AM, Nolan L <nol888 at gmail.com> wrote:
> > 
> > > As part of a GCI task, I've ported the gradfun debanding filter from
> > > mplayer to libavfilter.
> > >
> > > The patch includes changes to the build system to account for CPU
> > > optimizations that weren't present previously.
> > >
> > > There is a SSE2 method that remains unported due to lack of SSE2 detection
> > > in the configure script that I wasn't quite sure how to add.
> > >
> > 
> > Here is the resulting patch from the first round of feedback. Things that
> > still need to be addressed (mostly with the asm):
> >     -Factoring the asm; I don't have enough asm experience to do this.
> >     -alignment issues with the asm code. (hopefully someone more experienced
> > can take care of this.)
> >     -gpl vs lgpl
> > I looked at direct rendering, and decided that it would be simpler to keep
> > it as is. If someone could point out a quick way to implement this without
> > almost rewriting the filter I'd be happy to oblige.
> Direct rendering in this context simply means that the filter doesn't
> request a new buffer for the picture, but will directly write in the
> buffer passed by the start_frame function (check the drawbox filter
> for an example).
> Note that this isn't generally possible, in the case you process the
> neighborhood of each processed pixel like you're doing in this filter
> (so you need those values not be altered). Point filters (e.g. the eq
> filter) only process the pixel so they can don't need to write the
> output in a separate buffer.

it sounds like you confuse direct with inplace rendering

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