[FFmpeg-user] Selecting/dropping frames without re-encoding
Carl Eugen Hoyos
ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Fri Oct 7 22:46:41 EEST 2016
2016-10-07 14:06 GMT+02:00 Moritz Barsnick <barsnick at gmx.net>:
> On Fri, Oct 07, 2016 at 13:07:53 +0200, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>> 2016-10-06 17:34 GMT+02:00 Moritz Barsnick <barsnick at gmx.net>:
>> > $ ffmpeg -r 25 -f concat -i concatscript.txt -c:v copy output.mxf
>> This scales very badly, no?
> It's just a proof of concept. :) It scales nicely (linearly? or is
I don't think so or at least I accept it to be magnitudes slower
than using the symlinks.
> seeking more expensive the deeper you seek?), and works
> assuming you have CFR input and output, and you know
> those rates, and ... , and ...
> It "scales" better then writing every frame to disk and selecting
> every second one by symlinking. That's 180000 intermediate
> files plus 90000 symlinks for one hour of video.
> Then I'd rather have ffmpeg seek into the input file 90000 times.
But it actually opens the file 90000 times;-(
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