[MEncoder-users] MEncoder on Itanium

DMITRY GORODNITSKY dimag at rogers.com
Thu Jan 19 07:07:24 CET 2006

Hey, it is a great news! I was able to compile
MPlayer-1.0pre7try2 on SGI Altix (Itanium2 1.6GHz)
without any problems.
I've tested MEncoder and it was properly encoding an
AVI movie out of sequence of JPEG images. Images were
720x366 and it was encoding at 46fps. It is not a
benchmark since the system is shared between number of
Unfortunately I have only remote access to the
machine, so I can't test MPlayer.

Can someone tell me how fast I can encode at
resolution mentioned above on the latest and fastest
The command line was:

mencoder mf://*.jpg -mf type=jpeg:fps=30 -of avi
-nosound -ffourcc DX50 -ovc lavc -lavcopts
vcodec=mpeg4:autoaspect:vbitrate=320:vstrict=1 -o



--- Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski
<dominik at rangers.eu.org> wrote:

> On Friday, 13 January 2006 at 18:21, DMITRY
> > Hello everybody,
> >   
> >   is it possible to compile MEncoder for Itanium2
> processor?
> It should be. If not, we want to hear about it. ;)
> >   Or are there any Itanium2 RPMs for Suse or RHEL
> with MEncoder.
> No, but you could try rebuilding the official source
> RPM and
> reporting back the results. If you need any help,
> just ask.
> Regards,
> R.
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