[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC]Add int64_t probesize2 to AVFormatContext

wm4 nfxjfg at googlemail.com
Mon Jul 28 00:04:37 CEST 2014

On Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:56:21 +0200
Nicolas George <george at nsup.org> wrote:

> Le nonidi 9 thermidor, an CCXXII, wm4 a écrit :
> > DVD images have metadata that tell you the number of subtitles in
> > advance.
> Surely you are aware that ffmpeg is not capable to read it?

I have the impression that there are big hacks going on to compensate
for that, such as trying to read 2GB without doing anything just to
find all subtitle streams.

A proper approach would probably involve adding libdvdread support or
such to ffmpeg.

More information about the ffmpeg-devel mailing list