2017-11-23 13:56 GMT+01:00 Jeyapal, Karthick <kjeya...@akamai.com>: > > On 11/23/17, 5:33 PM, "Carl Eugen Hoyos" <ceffm...@gmail.com> wrote: > >>2017-11-23 12:47 GMT+01:00 Jeyapal, Karthick <kjeya...@akamai.com>: >>> On 11/23/17, 4:21 PM, "Carl Eugen Hoyos" <ceffm...@gmail.com> wrote: >>> >>>>2017-11-23 4:37 GMT+01:00 <vdi...@akamai.com>: >>> >>>>> + s = x264_encoder_headers(x4->enc, &nal, &nnal); >>>>> + if (avctx->profile == FF_PROFILE_UNKNOWN) >>>>> + avctx->profile = nal->p_payload; >>>>> + if (avctx->level == FF_LEVEL_UNKNOWN) >>>>> + avctx->level = nal->p_payload; >>>> >>>>Why are these conditional? >>> We didn’t want to overwrite profile and level, if user had already set it. >> >>So if x264 changes these values because of contradicting user >>requests, we write the wrong values into the hls header? > > Yes, that is true.
> We were afraid to set profile and level unconditionally, because we > thought it could get rejected by maintainers Very smart, you have learned quickly! (I wish that wouldn't be the message we send to new contributors...) > (due to that comment in avcodec.h). I sent a patch. > Now, if you suggest us to remove those conditions, we would be > happy to do it. I believe other encoders already overwrite it and I believe in this case it would be a particularly bad idea not to overwrite it. Carl Eugen _______________________________________________ ffmpeg-devel mailing list email@example.com http://ffmpeg.org/mailman/listinfo/ffmpeg-devel