[FFmpeg-user] Overloaded command line option -profile in ffmpeg-0.9

Lou lou at lrcd.com
Mon Dec 12 20:14:04 CET 2011

On Mon, 12 Dec 2011 17:25:13 +0000
Ross Alexander <Ross.Alexander at EMEA.NEC.COM> wrote:

> Hello,
> I've recently updated my ffmpeg from 0.8.7 to 0.9.0 and suffered from
> the syntax change to the command line.  I can get around the changes
> to the -map but it seems that the -profile option is being picked up
> by both the libx264 and the libfaac codecs.  Below is a copy of the
> command line and the resulting output.

Please try "-vprofile main". This should be documented better, but I
would prefer "-profile" to apply to video to be more consistent with
x264, and "-aprofile" to apply to audio.

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