[FFmpeg-user] No visible difference between hwaccel and no hwaccel

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu Apr 18 03:04:23 CEST 2013

Jonathan Haws <Jonathan.Haws <at> sdl.usu.edu> writes:

> >ffmpeg (the application) does not use vaapi.
> Then what does --enable-vaapi do if not enable 
> VAAPI support in ffmpeg?

(It does nothing because it is auto-detected.)
It enables VA-API support in libavcodec (to allow 
applications like vlc and xbmc to use it).

Carl Eugen

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