[FFmpeg-devel] API support for on the fly re-configuration of video encoders

declan harrison harrison.declan at gmail.com
Tue Jul 17 17:27:16 CEST 2012


Some encoders provide the ability to reconfigure the encoders
mid-stream, most notably libx264 has this ability (over 2 years now)
via the call to x264_encoder_reconfig. See

I think it would be useful if the ffmpeg API supported this ability to
do this. So for encoder that dont support this, then a call would be a

Do you gusy think this would be a useful feature?


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