frame-level threaded decoding

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malcolmb
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frame-level threaded decoding

Post by malcolmb » Fri Apr 13, 2012 5:57 pm

Hey, should I change my usage pattern for how I decode frames since frame-level threading is now supported with some codecs?
I ask this because since I'm only giving the decoder one frame at a time, and (at least in the old code) waiting until it's done that frame before moving on, I don't see how it's going to be able to do frame-level threading. It seems like I should be giving multiple packets to the decoder at a time, no?

Any pointers?

rogerdpack
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Re: frame-level threaded decoding

Post by rogerdpack » Tue Jun 26, 2012 4:17 pm

maybe ask the ffmpeg-users group? see also https://github.com/FFmpeg/FFmpeg/blob/m ... eading.txt

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