[FFmpeg-user] Optimal method to capture both metadata and thumbnails for video files

James Darnley james.darnley at gmail.com
Wed Jul 11 00:44:14 CEST 2012

On 2012-07-10 18:37, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> Pavan Kulkarni <pavanvkbgm <at> gmail.com> writes:
>> Is there a way to specify what metadata fields I need. For instance I need
>> the duration of the video, width and height etc.
> I don't think duration, width and height are metadata.
> (or are they?)

They are metadata in the broadest sense of the word (data that describes
data) but they aren't in the metadata structure, which is probably what
you mean.  At least they weren't the last time I looked.

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