[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] pthread: Allow thread_count==0

Ronald S. Bultje rsbultje
Sun Feb 20 02:45:51 CET 2011


On Sat, Feb 19, 2011 at 8:02 PM, Takashi Mochizuki
<mochi at da2.so-net.ne.jp> wrote:
> Some codec like libx264 uses thread_count==0 as Automatic mode.

We have not 2, but 3 types of threading, it seems:
- slice (execute()-based)
- frame (pthread.c)
- something else internally in the codec (e.g. x264, possibly others also)

We need to generally better distinguish between these. Alexander, any
opinions on how to accomplish this?


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