[FFmpeg-user] FFv1: Encode rgb48le?

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Sat Jun 16 02:12:43 CEST 2012

On 6/16/12, Peter B. <pb at das-werkstatt.com> wrote:
> On 06/13/2012 08:49 PM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>> Peter B. <pb <at> das-werkstatt.com> writes:
>>>> ffv1 currently encodes up to 16 bit but 16bit RGB needs
>>>> 17bit, so this is definitely not trivial.
>>> Would you be so kind an point me to any kind of information where I
>>> could read up on "why 16bit RGB requires 17bits?". Right now, I would
>>> not understand why.
>> (Me neither.)
>> It is related to yuv-rgb conversion iiuc.
> btw: Is this conversion losslessly possible?

It is not encoder job to do any yuv<->rgb conversion....

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