[FFmpeg-user] Unknown encoder 'libfaac'

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Wed Jan 23 10:40:34 CET 2013

Avelyne Goh <avelyne_goh <at> hotmail.com> writes:

> Hi Carl, it is simply because the latest version is 
> not working well with Metaio. 
> Other users faced the same issues and found out 
> that version 0.8.5 is apparently still working.

(A cynical person would now probably say something like 
"Cool, instead of reporting the actual problem with 
current git head, a problem that is 100% certain 
not to get fixed - we cannot / will not fix ancient 
releases - was reported.)

> Please have a look here for more information:

I was unable to understand the bug report there;-(
(I simply miss the information what is not working 
and I have to admit that I have never heard of 

Please report the original problem: 
Generally, regressions (ie bugs that are reproducible 
with a newer but not an older version of FFmpeg) are 
dealt with with some priority, but they have to be 
reported in a way that allows reproducing the 

Carl Eugen

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