[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH v2] Add "sar" alias to "aspect" option of video encoders

Andrey Utkin andrey_utkin at fastmail.com
Wed May 4 07:40:04 CEST 2016

On Wed, May 04, 2016 at 05:07:10AM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> doesnt this require an update to teh docs ?

Indeed, thanks for commenting.

But I wonder how should I format reference to "aspect" correctly and pretty.
Now I have come up with this, which I think is not perfect.  Any help is very

--- a/doc/codecs.texi
+++ b/doc/codecs.texi
@@ -456,6 +456,9 @@ Possible values:
 @item aspect @var{rational number} (@emph{encoding,video})
 Set sample aspect ratio.
+ at item sar @var{rational number} (@emph{encoding,video})
+Set sample aspect ratio. Alias to @var{aspect}.
 @item debug @var{flags} (@emph{decoding/encoding,audio,video,subtitles})
 Print specific debug info.

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