[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] libx264: Add option to force IDR frames

Hendrik Leppkes h.leppkes at gmail.com
Tue Aug 18 17:17:22 CEST 2015

On Tue, Aug 18, 2015 at 5:15 PM, Derek Buitenhuis
<derek.buitenhuis at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 8/18/2015 4:05 PM, Hendrik Leppkes wrote:
>> Whats the other reason for forcing a keyframe, ie. why don't we always set IDR?
> The other reason would be seek points I guess?

Isn't seeking just like cutting? The decoder won't get to see any data
before the seek point.

- Hendrik

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