[FFmpeg-user] MJPEG encoder large memory allocation issue

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Fri Sep 5 14:06:39 CEST 2014

Tithi Patel <tithi.patel <at> einfochips.com> writes:

> Output #0, image2, to 'out.jpg':
>   Metadata:
>     encoder         : Lavf54.29.104
>     Stream #0:0: Video: mjpeg, yuvj422p, 4000x2992 

yuvj422p means 16 bit per pixel, while these are less 
than 12M, I don't think an allocation of 14M is 
completely unexpected or do you disagree?

Carl Eugen

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