[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] [PATCH] proresenc_kostya: warn/reject on incorrect profile
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Mon Aug 18 13:40:42 CEST 2014
Christophe Gisquet <christophe.gisquet <at> gmail.com> writes:
> An alternative would be to select the profile based on
> the pixel format.
What would be the disadvantage in this case?
> If a user wants to encode without alpha, he would then
> need to change the pixel format as well as specify the
> proper profile, which may not be obvious to him.
If a profile was set, the automatic setting should
probably not overwrite it.
(If this is possible.)
But I consider the usecase where a user wants to encode
alpha but at the same time using a profile that
indicates no alpha of very limited usefulness.
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