[vlc-devel] [PATCH] Use avcodec's vp9 parser to packetize the superframes before decoding

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Sat Feb 14 17:02:50 CET 2015

On 05 Feb, Rémi Denis-Courmont wrote :
> So what happens when FFmpeg gets fixed and someone tries to use VLC 2.2 with

FFmpeg will not fix it, because "it's working correctly. Some codecs
require parsers".

> it, or vice versa?

We can have version checking for this.

> Also what of libav?

First libav does not have this parser, and we can add version checking
for this too.

> *If* the bug is in FFmpeg, then
> FFmpeg needs to be fixed; is all.

Sure, but here, it's not a bug, it's a "feature to get faster".

I'm very frustrated about this too. If noone has a better idea, I will
apply something for FFmpeg-only, in the next days.

Jean-Baptiste Kempf
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