[FFmpeg-user] Centre justify text with -drawtext filter

Stefano Sabatini stefasab at gmail.com
Fri Sep 16 01:39:03 CEST 2011

On date Thursday 2011-09-15 16:06:21 -0700, FFmichael encoded:
> Hi All,
> I have been experimenting with the drawtext filter and am looking at a way
> to centre justify text.
> For example:
> I have a 640x480 size video
> I want the set the centre of the text to 320x400 so it is centred on the
> bottom of the screen....

> Is this currently possible or something that is being looked at? Have I
> missed something in the docs?

Not yet supported:
ffmpeg-user random tip #1
The -b (bitrate) and -ab (audio bitrate) ffmpeg options take as argument a
bitrate expressed in bits per second, and not in Kbits per second as in previous
versions. Change your command lines accordingly.

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