[theora] Broken Theora integration in FFMPEG

j at v2v.cc j at v2v.cc
Tue May 26 00:21:35 PDT 2009

On 05/26/2009 06:56 AM, Jason Self wrote:
> Perhaps it's just that there's no API for it, because it
> definitely does work in 0.5 when I compile ffmpeg and run it from the
> command line.
yes there is no api for it,

> I had an opportunity to apply the patch this weekend, and now instead
> of the previous output (with the garbled audio) when I run
> ffmpeg2theora -v 5 --optimize --width 640 --height 480 --cropbottom 18
> --cropleft 258 --cropright 254 -A 64 -c 2 -H 44100 --deinterlace it
> just throws an error "Resampling with input channels greater than 2
> unsupported" and refuses to encode. Sigh. Perhaps I should run the
> audio through ffmpeg first and resample it to 2 channels before using
> ffmpeg2theora?
that sounds more like the patch was not applied.

> The Vorbis encoder could not set up a mode according to
> the requested quality or bitrate.
not sure i understand what you mean by that.


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