[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Add AVFoundation input device.

Thilo Borgmann thilo.borgmann at mail.de
Tue May 20 22:49:39 CEST 2014

Am 20.05.14 19:52, schrieb Roger Pack:
> On 5/20/14, Marcus Johnson <bumblebritches57 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> AVFoundation is OS X 10.7+, and is on iOS as well, although I'm not sure
>> which version it first appeared in, I do know that QTKit is deprecated and
>> AVFoundation is the future, but who knows Apple could change their minds at
>> any point.
> OK so on 10.6.8 if I have a successful configure, what output should I
> see that says that "QTKit" is enabled and working? 

It should be listed as an input device in configure's output. If it does not
appear, updating your Xcode is AFAIK everything you can try to do about it.

> (My end goal/desire
> here is to use FFmpeg to natively record OS X desktop and "audio out"
> if anybody has any tips/pointers there).

QTKit/AVFoundation are input devices. It seems to me that you are basically
looking for capturing system output...


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