[libav-devel] [PATCH] x264: Support version 155

Luca Barbato lu_zero at gentoo.org
Tue Dec 26 15:39:22 CET 2017

On 26/12/2017 13:54, James Almer wrote:
> You can still build libx264 with support for only 8 and 10 bits after
> this multibitdepth change, so ideally you'd still check for what's
> available based on X264_BIT_DEPTH and use the new enum array if it's 0.
> I have a patch doing this but was waiting for some feedback elsewhere
> before sending it.

I decided to not go that way so if somebody changes the 8-only library 
with the 10-only library or the hydra he wouldn't have to rebuild Libav.

Asking for an unsupported pixel format gets you an error message anyway.

./avconv -filter_complex testsrc -pix_fmt yuv422p10 -c:v libx264 
avconv version v13_dev0-1426-g8436a9e03f, Copyright (c) 2000-2017 the 
Libav developers
   built on Dec 26 2017 15:37:04 with Apple LLVM version 9.0.0 
File '/tmp/out.mkv' already exists. Overwrite ? [y/N] y
Stream mapping:
   (null) -> Stream #0:0 (libx264)
Press ctrl-c to stop encoding
x264 [error]: not compiled with 10 bit depth support


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