[FFmpeg-devel] Log level of message "Increasing reorder buffer to ..."

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Thu Aug 4 14:55:07 EEST 2016

2016-08-04 13:50 GMT+02:00 Robert Kr├╝ger <krueger at lesspain.software>:
> the log level of INFO does not seem appropriate for the message (h264dec.c,
> line 531). If it is a condition that shouldn't really happen, it should be

It does happen, see at least two related tickets iirc.

> a warning, otherwise it should be debug (especially for library users this
> floods the logs as this seems to happen for many files.
> Would a patch, setting this to DEBUG be accepted?

I don't think so: It was intentionally increased to allow users to understand
why libavcodec eat a frame.

Carl Eugen

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