[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg_g

Dennis Mungai dmngaie at gmail.com
Thu Aug 20 20:46:19 EEST 2020

On Thu, 20 Aug 2020, 20:35 Ashim Tom, <ashimtom7 at gmail.com> wrote:

> what is ffmpeg_g?

This is the ffmpeg binary with the debug symbols present.
When stripped (without debug symbols) you get the ffmpeg binary.

Debug symbols are useful for function tracing when attached to a debugger,
such as troubleshooting CUDA based filter performance with nvidia's NSIGHT
tools, etc.


More information about the ffmpeg-user mailing list