[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Animated GIF Support

François Revol revol at free.fr
Sun Oct 14 01:21:21 CEST 2012

On 14/10/2012 00:02, Clément Bœsch wrote:
>> Added gif demuxer. Changed gif decoder: now it supports all disposal methods.
> And this is awesome, I was wondering the other day why we weren't able to
> ffplay generated animated gif...

Yeah always useful :-)

> BTW, are you going to work on the encode? There is room for improvement
> there; I think it is intra-only at the moment (because the output gif are
> pretty huge). Also, you need some tricks to get a nice gif output (like
> doing things such as -vf ...,format=rgb8,format=rgb24 to get better
> colors).

I initially wrote it without compression as the patent was still valid
at the time IIRC, didn't anyone add it since then?


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