[packman] FFmpeg build options

Rob McCathie korrode at gmail.com
Thu Jun 22 15:06:25 CEST 2017

On 22/06/17 19:34, Martin Herkt wrote:
> Is there any reason why FFmpeg is built with --disable-cuda and
> --disable-cuvid? Neither requires NVIDIA SDK headers anymore—it’s loaded at
> runtime. I’d like to use those features.
> Also, I’d like libzimg support in FFmpeg because it has much higher quality
> color space conversion than swscale. It’s not packaged at OBS yet,
> but Packman has it. Could that perhaps be moved to OBS and enabled for both
> Packman and OBS FFmpeg versions? IIRC it’s under WTFPL.
> Then, the --enable-nonfree switch can be removed if --enable-libfdk_aac is
> also removed. FFmpeg’s internal AAC encoder is almost on par with it now,
> although somewhat weak at very low bitrates (64k and lower).
> So, if that’s desirable, I don’t think it’d cause much harm.
> If on the other hand license conflicts don’t really matter to Packman,
> I’d like to see --enable-openssl instead of --enable-gnutls, as GnuTLS has
> some trouble with RTMPE streaming.
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It is important to me that libfdk-aac remain included. Please do not 
remove it.


Rob McCathie

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