[Libav-user] Replacement for release_buffer

wm4 nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Fri Mar 28 18:54:06 CET 2014

On Fri, 28 Mar 2014 09:17:06 +0100
Harald Schlangmann <harry at gps-laptimer.de> wrote:

> On 28.03.2014, at 00:29, wm4 <nfxjfg at googlemail.com> wrote:
> >> Stephen Dranger wrote that there are certain circumstances where the pts is not correct and thus he introduced this get/release buffer workaround to always retrieve a correct pts.
> >> 
> >> Can anyone tell me if this is still required? I'd just like to be sure to always get the correct pts.
> > 
> > No.
> The correct way to retrieve the pts is av_frame_get_best_effort_timestamp now, correct?

Yes, but it's better to determine it from pkt_pts and pkt_dts, because
best_effort_timestamp doesn't exist on Libav.

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