[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH]Add an ignore_delay option to the gif demuxer

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Fri Mar 27 14:45:22 CET 2015

On Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 08:07:23AM +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Michael Niedermayer <michaelni <at> gmx.at> writes:
> > On Fri, Mar 27, 2015 at 12:21:00AM +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> > > Michael Niedermayer <michaelni <at> gmx.at> writes:
> > > 
> > > > iam not sure the default of 6 seconds is safe
> > > 
> > > What would be a sensible default max_delay?
> > 
> > for this file simply considering 0xFFFF as 0 would work 
> > and would so i think only replacing that would be the 
> > least change needed
> I did not find any specification that suggests to do this 
> (but many pages were 0xFFFF is explicitely mentioned as 
> allowing for maximum delay).

one could add a option like max_delay which is then used in place
of 0xFFFF, conforming to the spec if taken litterally

The only reason i can imagine a file would be using the "max delay"
would be to wait for user input before displaying the next frame
i thought thats not the reason for this file though but i might be


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