[Libav-user] How to create a video stream without IDR slices?

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Jun 19 12:27:11 CEST 2012

 <amir.rouhi at ...> writes:

> what about fixed rate i-frame interval?

Afaiu, this produces the IDR frames that you want to avoid.

> do you have any idea? for example i want to generate a 
> stream with one i-frame in every 1 second.
> I have not worked with x264.

> can you give me more info about how to use it?

No, I only know about FFmpeg.

> or whats the difference of x264 and FFmpeg for 
> converting a video to h.264 avc?

None, FFmpeg forwards all x264 options to x264, 
that is why you should ask in a x264 forum.

Carl Eugen

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