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

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu Apr 18 15:02:05 CEST 2013

Carl Eugen Hoyos <cehoyos <at> ag.or.at> writes:

> > Then what does --enable-vaapi do if not enable 
> > VAAPI support in ffmpeg?

> (It does nothing because it is auto-detected.)

To clarify: It used to be auto-detected for 
several years, I consider it a regression (bug) 
that it is not auto-detecting currently.

> It enables VA-API support in libavcodec (to allow 
> applications like vlc and xbmc to use it).

That should still be true.

Carl Eugen

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