[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg does nothing but using CPU

Nicolas George george at nsup.org
Thu Oct 22 12:41:48 EEST 2020

Cecil Westerhof (12020-10-21):
> I think over 90% CPU just for waiting for input is a 'little'
> overkill.

ffmpeg busty-waits the commands: the command input is not designed for
interactive editing. The fact that it is not echoed was a hint.

Just copy-paste your command all at once and you will not notice any


  Nicolas George
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