[Ffmpeg-devel] codec for real-time capturing

Alex Beregszaszi alex
Fri Dec 9 18:44:26 CET 2005


> > Hi, try huffyuv or ffv1. They should be quite fast and good for
> > intermediate storage.
> No, both are much slower than mjpeg, especially ffv1 which uses
> arithmetic coding. These codecs should only be used for OCD people who
> demand lossless.

Bitstream coding method is switchable between arithmetic coding and

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