[theora-dev] FFmpeg Theora encoding patch

Paul Richards paul.richards at gmail.com
Sun Jan 7 07:44:59 PST 2007

On 06/01/07, William Volkman <wkvtheora at netshark.com> wrote:
> Hello Paul,
> On Sat, 2007-01-06 at 15:51 +0000, Paul Richards wrote:
> > Files encoded using this encoder have a problem playing in VLC.  The
> > files will not play unless "Drop late frames" has been unticked in the
> > advanced video settings.  Hopefully someone can tell me where this
> > problem comes from.  I am not sure which API (FFmpeg or libtheora) I
> > am misusing.
> What bitrate are you using?  I observe that files have trouble
> in playback both in vlc and the example player when the bitrate
> value is too high.

I have tested both PAL resolution at around 500kbit and also a tiny
320x240 video at a much lower bitrate.  Both have the VLC problem.

Paul Richards

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