[Ffmpeg-devel] Question about FAQ 1.3

Diego Biurrun diego
Sat Dec 10 19:35:25 CET 2005

On Thu, Oct 27, 2005 at 10:02:46AM +0200, Luca Abeni wrote:
> http://ffmpeg.sourceforge.net/faq.html#SEC4 says: "Currently, the
> grabbing stuff does not handle synchronisation correctly. You are free
> to correct it. A fix is planned."
> Is this still true, or is it just an old FAQ that has not been updated?
> I sporadically use ffmpeg or libavformat to grab audio and video, but I
> do not remember seeing big synch problems recently... But maybe this is
> just a "long-term stability" issue and I am grabbing for a too short
> time?
> If the bug is still there, can someone explain how to reproduce it (and
> give me a hint about what is wrong... I looked at the code, and
> everything seems to be correct)? Is the bug in libavformat, or in
> ffmpeg.c?
> If someone can give me some hints and if I am able to reproduce the
> problem, I am willing to fix it.
> Otherwise, maybe it's time to update the FAQ.

Does anybody have some information about this?  Can I just remove the


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