[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] lavfi/buffersrc: push the frame deeper if requested.

Paul B Mahol onemda at gmail.com
Sun Jul 9 22:15:33 EEST 2017

On 7/9/17, Marton Balint <cus at passwd.hu> wrote:
> On Sun, 9 Jul 2017, Paul B Mahol wrote:
>> On 7/9/17, Marton Balint <cus at passwd.hu> wrote:
>>> On Sat, 24 Jun 2017, Nicolas George wrote:
>>>> Le sextidi 6 messidor, an CCXXV, Paul B Mahol a ecrit :
>>>>> The reverted commit breaks lot of filters and I failed to find fix,
>>>>> the only logical solution
>>>> It breaks a corner-case option of, indeed a lot of, filters. I have not
>>>> yet been able to track down the exact cause of the problem, I still have
>>>> all this in my work tree.
>>> The revert itself broke a rather simple buffersrc->buffersink case as
>>> well:
>>> ffmpeg -f lavfi -i "testsrc[out0];sine[out1]" -bsf:a noise=dropamount=1
>>> out.avi
>>> ffmpeg is now consuming all memory, it seems video frames are stuck in
>>> the
>>> filter graph forever.
>>> (the dropamount parameter to the noise bitstream filter was just
>>> committed
>>> to be able to drop all packets of a stream)
>> I believe you are referring to another commit which also needs to be
>> reverted.
> No, definitely this one (04aa09c4bcf2d5a634a35da3a3ae3fc1abe30ef8). The
> input frames are arriving just fine, so ffmpeg can initialize the
> filtergraph, but only one video frame comes out of the filtergraph, the
> others are stuck there forever.

Nope. Without that revert bunch of filters are simply broken.

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