[FFmpeg-user] mp4 muxing and libx264 GPL licensing

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Wed Dec 25 19:32:19 CET 2013

malikcis <malik.cisse <at> gmx.net> writes:

> I have written an MP4 muxer  (for H.264 elementary 
> stream coming from a compressed video capture card) 
> using FFMPEG library like this:

> I need to avoid using libx264 because it is not LGPL.

libx264 should not be used for remuxing h264 (and I 
believe FFmpeg cannot use it).

Carl Eugen

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