[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] nvenc: FIX wrong forced keyframe behavior

Timo Rothenpieler timo at rothenpieler.org
Sun Feb 12 21:52:02 EET 2017

On 2/12/2017 8:43 PM, Miroslav SlugeĊˆ wrote:
> Dne 12.2.2017 v 20:29 Timo Rothenpieler napsal(a):
>> The current behavior is intended like it is.
>> On the default of -1, it does not care about I/IDR frame requests, in
>> mode 0 it will generate intra frames, and in mode 1 it will generate
>> full IDR frames.
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> This is not clever, because i checked both libx264 and libx265 and both
> of them has same behavior like i proposed in patch.
> Also explanation of this function is than wrong:
> { "forced-idr",   "If forcing keyframes, force them as IDR frames."}
> There is nothing about disabled forcing keyframes at all.
> So we have two options:
> 1. We should change it in NVENC
> or
> 2. We should change it in libx264 and libx265

Changing it in nvenc now would be kind of an API break, as the behaviour
might change without someone expecting it.

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