[FFmpeg-user] Libav (Avconv) Imposition on Users who want FFmpeg

John Finlay finlay at moeraki.com
Wed Apr 23 21:51:03 CEST 2014

On 4/23/2014 5:56 AM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>   <miro.rovis <at> croatiafidelis.hr> writes:
>> I do understand the basic
>> difference btwn the two now incompatible projects
> Could you elaborate?
> To the best of my knowledge, FFmpeg is a superset of
> avconv, so there should be no incompatibilities.
In my experience the incompatibilities between avconv and ffmpeg are 
mostly command line differences e.g map 0.1 vs map 0:1 and differences 
in placement of options e.g before or after the -i options. In terms of 
features ffmpeg is a superset of avconv.


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