[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 2/2] [RFC]lavf/ffm: update with more options.
lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com
Wed Nov 5 12:41:18 CET 2014
On 5 November 2014 12:25, Stefano Sabatini <stefasab at gmail.com> wrote:
> On date Monday 2014-11-03 00:54:01 +0100, Lukasz Marek encoded:
> > On 03.11.2014 00:40, Stefano Sabatini wrote:
> > >On date Sunday 2014-11-02 19:19:14 +0100, Lukasz Marek encoded:
> > >>TODO: bump micro
> > >>
> > >>Many common codec options are not via ffm protocol.
> > >>This commit adds common A/V encoding options to protocol.
> > >>
> > >>Signed-off-by: Lukasz Marek <lukasz.m.luki2 at gmail.com>
> > >>---
> > >> libavformat/ffmdec.c | 78
> > >> libavformat/ffmenc.c | 60 ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> > >> 2 files changed, 138 insertions(+)
> > >
> > >My idea was to let the protocol specify the option using the AVOption
> > >interface. This way you don't have to update the protocol every time a
> > >new option is added to libavcodec, *AND* you can support private codec
> > >options.
> > >> (in near future I will add posibility to set them)
> > >
> > > I'm curious about that, since that was in my (much neglected) todo
> > > list. How do you plan to do that? The only way I see is to fiddle with
> > > FFM.
> > >
> > To not spam other thread with offtopic I moved your question here.
> > I'm not sure yet. In config I wanted to something like that:
> > VideoCodec libx264
> > #common options:
> > AVOptionVideo flags +global_header
> > #private option
> > AVOptionVideo libx264:crf 23
> Why do you think the prefix with the name of the codec is needed?
> > In ffm my first idea was to serialize it as strings in separate section.
> > I haven't really thought about it yet. Maybe serializing common
> > options would be also good idea. And send only set values.
> My idea was to generalize the format and serialize the option
We have the same or similar idea. I am about half way to implement that for
private options. I just dont know if send values as strings or in binary
form where possible.
I think sending both key and val as string is to most generic so probably
will do it this way first.
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