[FFmpeg-devel] libavcodec:questions about function ff_mpeg_ref_picture, crushed when using dxva2 hwaccel.

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Fri Mar 22 09:10:04 CET 2013

On Fri, Mar 22, 2013 at 8:19 AM, Wei Gao <highgod0401 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I am merging my dxva2 patch to the latest ffmpeg, and I found that the h264
> of dxva2 wroks well and others don't (vc1 wmv3 mpeg2), I trace the code and
> found that the function ff_mpeg_ref_picture crushed, happened code is as
> follows:
> if (src->hwaccel_picture_private) {
>         av_log(NULL,AV_LOG_ERROR,"src->hwaccel_picture_private\n");
>         dst->hwaccel_priv_buf = av_buffer_ref(src->hwaccel_priv_buf);
>         if (!dst->hwaccel_priv_buf)
>             goto fail;
>         dst->hwaccel_picture_private = dst->hwaccel_priv_buf->data;
>     }
> h264 doesn't run in the branch but others do. I comment out these code and
> other video format run correct.
> I tried two configuerations:
> ./configure --disable-debug --enable-gpl --enable-avfilter --enable-libx264
> --cpu=i686 --enable-opencl --enable-dxva2 --enable-hwaccels
> ./configure --disable-debug --enable-gpl --enable-avfilter --enable-libx264
> --enable-pthreads --enable-opencl --enable-dxva2 --enable-hwaccels
> they are the same problem.
> I don't know why other video format run in the branch and what these code
> do?

h264 does not use this because ff_mpeg_ref_picture is part of
mpegvideo, and is not used by h264 anymore.

For the record, hwaccel works fine for me, in all codecs.
There have been some issues with it, but i submitted patches to fix
the issues and all of them are in git master now.

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