[theora-dev] Need to change average bitrate during encoding

Ralph Giles giles at xiph.org
Thu Jan 15 18:23:13 PST 2009

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 2:14 AM, Andreas Engel <andreas.engel at bravis.eu> wrote:

> I need to adapt the encoder ABR dynamically to the available network
> bandwidth. I have found TH_ENCCTL_SETUP_VBR in the Thusnelda encoder but
> nothing to set the ABR. Anyway I would need to be compatible to Theora
> 1.0. So is there any way to achieve this in the Theora 1.0 encoder with
> reasonable effort?

There's no way to do this with the 1.0 encoder. However, there is an
internal knob. You could try hacking in support for it, and we could
add that in a point release.


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