[FFmpeg-user] Excessive reporting with -report option in latest FFMPEG builds
daverice at mac.com
Tue Jul 10 01:39:07 CEST 2012
On Jul 7, 2012, at 7:43 AM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Nicolas George <nicolas.george <at> normalesup.org> writes:
>> Can you reproduce the problem with a small file and attach
>> it to a new Trac ticket, along with the corresponding
>> -report file?
> Ticket #1344 already exists, unfortunately it still needs
> output (without -report, excessive logging with -report
> would not be a bug imo) and a sample.
The documentation (https://ffmpeg.org/ffmpeg.html#Generic-options) says that the -report option implies "-loglevel verbose" but the -report option (at least with recent builds) seems to output the equivalent of -loglevel debug. The discrepancy between the documentation and the application could be considered the bug.
For instance the report from:
ffmpeg -report -f lavfi -t 1 -i testsrc -vf blackdetect -f null -
is much more verbose than,
ffmpeg -f lavfi -t 1 -i testsrc -vf blackdetect -f null -loglevel verbose -
I can add these outputs to ticket #1344 as comments or start a new ticket.
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