[packman] issue with ffmpeg 4.4 for leap. no NVENC

Stefan Seyfried stefan.seyfried at googlemail.com
Thu Sep 16 07:17:45 CEST 2021

Hi Patrick,

On 15.09.21 00:14, Patrick Finie wrote:
> So i am having an issue with nvenc on my leap 15.3 machines with obs-studio
> and handbrake failing to work with nvenc.  I checked if the nvenc flags
> where added to ffmpeg for leap and found that it is missing.
>   ffmpeg -h encoder=h264_nvenc
> ffmpeg version 4.4 Copyright (c) 2000-2021 the FFmpeg developers


> What it looks like in tumbleweed (not my machine)
> ffmpeg -h encoder=h264_nvenc
> ffmpeg version 3.4.8 Copyright (c) 2000-2020 the FFmpeg developers


> Looks like FFMPEG is missing the nvenc flags at compile time for leap.

Looks like you are using different versions on tumbleweed and leap.

(it might still be possible that it is disabled on Leap due to missing 
dependencies etc, but at least try to double check with identical 
package versions on both OS versions).

Best regards,
Stefan Seyfried

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