[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] extractplanes filter
Paul B Mahol
onemda at gmail.com
Fri May 3 17:18:51 CEST 2013
On 5/3/13, Nicolas George <nicolas.george at normalesup.org> wrote:
> Le tridi 13 floreal, an CCXXI, Paul B Mahol a ecrit :
>> I wonder how format renegotiation works. I would like to pick 16bit gray
>> with right endianess depending on input format - if its 16 bit at all
>> otherwise just pick 8bit one.
> That would be useful in this situation indeed.
> The basic principle is this: query_formats() sets the formats it can, and
> it could not set everything it returns EAGAIN, and will be called again
> later, hopefully when more information is available.
> In this situation, I believe the correct flow is this:
> if input formats are not set
> set input formats to all 8 and 16 bits formats
> if input formats still contains several bit depths
> return AVERROR(EAGAIN)
> set output formats to the corresponding gray format
This still does not explain what input formats means. Inputs formats
of inlink or output formats
I get nice forever loop if set out formats for inlink and than expect
it to change.
So its not that simple like it appeared at first.
>> I can't find where its explained how to do that.
> There is a small paragraph in doc/filter_design.txt, it could be expanded,
> possibly with an example.
> Nicolas George
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