[FFmpeg-devel] ffmpeg future in regards to hardware decoding & software filtering.

Genevill Jevi\'psyo royal.envy at gmail.com
Thu Mar 17 19:28:23 CET 2011

Michael Niedermayer <michaelni <at> gmx.at> writes:

> On Thu, Mar 17, 2011 at 06:36:47AM +0000, Genevill Jevi'psyo wrote:
> > 
> > Greetings,
> > 
> > I was wondering if there’s a chance that ffmpeg will support GPU hardware
> > acceleration through openCL, perhaps two or three year into the future?
> of course theres a chance, it just depends on a volunteer doing the work and
> it being license wise possible
> [...]

Thanks for your response!

I hop that some dev’s take interest in GPU accel, I know such a thing is a
massive undertaking though.  I was just curious because ffmpeg is one of the
most important software’s ever developed...

Cheers’ Genevill, 

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