[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 2/6] vaapi: Remove H.264 baseline profile

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Thu Oct 12 23:46:59 EEST 2017

2017-10-11 12:26 GMT+02:00 Mark Thompson <sw at jkqxz.net>:
> If an encoder declares a higher profile than it actually uses then
> that is unhelpful but there is little we can do about it.

We have been through all this years ago:
The only sane thing to do is to ignore these values (and if you
want, print a warning).

For the specific original issue here: Is there a real-world baseline
encoder, or actually: a real-world baseline-encoded file?
Because we know that many real-world constrained-baseline
files were encoded with profile "baseline":

Carl Eugen

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