[FFmpeg-devel] r210 and r10k

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Wed Jul 20 01:52:17 CEST 2011

On Mon, Jul 18, 2011 at 04:29:34AM -0700, Thomas Worth wrote:
> Hi, the r210 / r10k decoder is using the RGB48 pixel format, but I
> think this is a waste of data. These formats only ever use 32 bits per
> R,G,B. Would it not be a better idea to create a new pixel format like
> "PIX_FMT_RGB44410LE" and unpack/pack only 32 bits? A couple reasons
> why this might be better:

Instead of saysing yes or no, ill ask a question

do you want to implement and maintain this new pixel format?
if not, i guess it doesnt matter which way its better as theres noone
going to implement it ...

if you do want to do it, first support has to be added to swscale

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