[FFmpeg-user] Quicktime DV MOVs - 2 different SAR informations

Robert Krüger krueger at lesspain.de
Wed May 14 15:58:43 CEST 2014

On Tue, May 13, 2014 at 5:10 PM, Carl Eugen Hoyos <cehoyos at ag.or.at> wrote:
> Robert Krüger <krueger <at> lesspain.de> writes:
>> Currently it looks as if you would have to use the
>> api to obtain these values.
> Why would you want valueS?

I thought he asked how to retrieve the container values for SAR and
DAR (i.e. one value each, so I used the plural).

> ffmpeg (the command line application) of course only
> uses one value when transcoding and this is (hopefully)
> the value that ffprobe shows (if not, this would be a
> bug).

That's my interpretation of the code, yes (see my earlier mail with
concrete explanation how the value is retrieved in both cases).

> Only if QuickTime (or WMP) show a video differently
> than ffmpeg / ffplay (MPlayer) then this would be a
> bug that has to be fixed.

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