[FFmpeg-user] Unable to create movs with multi-channel tracks with discrete channel layout

Robert Krüger krueger at lesspain.software
Fri Aug 5 19:10:44 EEST 2016

On Fri, Aug 5, 2016 at 3:52 PM, Carl Eugen Hoyos <ceffmpeg at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi!
> > Am 05.08.2016 um 10:36 schrieb Robert Krüger <krueger at lesspain.software
> >:
> >
> > I would like to create a file that has a "discrete" channel layout, e.g.
> > have an audio track with 8 channels that are not automatically set to 7.1
> > surround. Is that possible with the command line?
> This did work in (very) old versions of FFmpeg with -channel_layout 0,
> unfortunately this was broken for 0.11.
thanks for clarifying. Is this considered a regression or rather by design
and the possibility was dropped consciously or in other words, does it make
sense to file a trac ticket for this?

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