[FFmpeg-user] Control spacing between multiple lines with drawtext filter

Andrey Utkin andrey.krieger.utkin at gmail.com
Sat May 5 00:25:13 CEST 2012

2012/5/4 Schuyler Cullen <scullen at gmail.com>:
> Hello All,
> I'm trying to use the drawtext filter to render multiple lines of text on a
> video, but the lines come out spaced too closely together, in fact the
> spacing seems to be zero. Is anyone aware of a way to control the line
> spacing with this filter?

Currently there's no such parameter. Patch is welcome.
As a workaround, you may pass source video through two separate
drawtext filters, writing single line per filter instance.

Andrey Utkin

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