[MPlayer-users] Are mencoder lossless codecs really lossless?

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Jul 9 09:14:57 CEST 2013

James Board <jpboard2 <at> yahoo.com> writes:

> * ljpeg: lossless jpeg
> * ffv1: FFmpeg's lossless video codec
> * ffvhuff: nonstandard 20% smaller HuffYUV using VY12

ffv1 should beat the others in compression for any input 
video, since it supports multi-threading, it should at 
least not be significantly slower than the other two on 
modern hardware.

Since you apparently don't know:
MEncoder is not an actively maintained application for 
several years, please use FFmpeg (which now supports 
an inverse telecine filter that is slower but more 
accurate than pullup).

Carl Eugen

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