[FFmpeg-user] How to get he total number of frames

Nicolas George george at nsup.org
Fri Mar 12 16:51:11 EET 2021

Peter White (12021-03-12):
> but that is because a packet needs to be decoded first to get the frame.

Please be complete in your statements:

... with some obscure codecs or if libavcodec happens to have been
compiled without parsers...

Otherwise counting the packets is perfectly fine, as I have already


  Nicolas George
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