[Libav-user] How many frames can the AVPacket contains?

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Thu May 17 12:43:33 EEST 2018

2018-05-17 8:25 GMT+02:00, Anton Prikazchikov <prikaz08-at-mail.ru at ffmpeg.org>:

> I read H264 stream from rtsp using by ffmpeg c++.
> I want to know how many video AVFrame-s can single AVPacket contains.
> I guess that one video frame, is it true?

I don't think this is generally correct, at least for PAFF, two packets
are needed for one frame.

Iirc, larger frames are sent through several rtsp packets, use the

Carl Eugen

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