[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] avformat: Outputting DNxHD into .mov containers 'corrupts' following atoms until end of stsd

Kevin Wheatley kevin.j.wheatley at gmail.com
Fri Feb 20 17:04:52 CET 2015

On Fri, Feb 20, 2015 at 11:36 AM, Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> wrote:
> applied the case for DNxHD, for the more general case, please
> explain which case(s) and software need them, and how to reproduce
> that

My experience and by the looks of things other people using
libquicktime have seen issues with Final Cut having problems reading
the files if the stds


quicktime_write_stsd_video() line 643 is where they sometimes pad.


appears to be the discussion around why they do it

> I dont see where the text would allow one to add such padding by
> ones own choice. I just see a note that says that parsers need to
> cope with it. Thats not the same as saying its ok to add it in all
> cases.
> But maybe iam missing something, i didnt read the whole document

no I would agree it only indicates it is optional


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