[FFmpeg-user] Convert a series of SGI images to video

Werner Robitza werner.robitza at gmail.com
Sat Mar 2 17:20:57 CET 2013

> FFmpeg does have SGI decoder. SGI parser would split stream (in this
> case concatenated SGI files) into packets that would be feed to SGI
> decoder. But having parser is not strictily necessary, image2pipe
> demuxer could be changed to use returned value of (SGI) decoder to
> know where next image begins, but once again that would be hack as you
> would not know ahead from demuxer how big packets should be feed to
> decoder.
> There is no point to have SGI demuxer as such one would actually do
> parser job, in your case demuxer is image2pipe.

Thank you very much Paul for clarifying this.

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