[FFmpeg-trac] #4834(undetermined:new): Potential enhancement for -drawtext timecode

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Mon Sep 7 09:21:13 CEST 2015

#4834: Potential enhancement for -drawtext timecode
             Reporter:  Chuckles32   |                    Owner:
                 Type:  enhancement  |                   Status:  new
             Priority:  wish         |                Component:
              Version:  unspecified  |  undetermined
             Keywords:  drawtext     |               Resolution:
  timecode                           |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |
Changes (by llogan):

 * keywords:  filter drawtext timecode => drawtext timecode
 * priority:  minor => wish
 * component:  ffmpeg => undetermined


 Note that it is expected for you to always show the complete command and
 console output.

 Replying to [ticket:4834 Chuckles32]:
 > For many applications, it's not necessary to display the hh or ff.

 What applications?

 > It would be nice to use the drawtext filter with timecode to display
 just mm:ss, or just ss.

 I've never seen timecode displayed this way. Are you looking for a
 timestamp instead? You can display just seconds, with no decimal places,
 if that is what you need:


Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/4834#comment:1>
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