[FFmpeg-devel] ffmpeg_vdpau: Re-add ability to ignore level check

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Wed Jun 8 16:21:42 CEST 2016

Mark Thompson <sw <at> jkqxz.net> writes:

> The point here is that the driver has declared its 
> capabilities, and the given stream is not within those 
> capabilities so the hwaccel should not be used because 
> it will not work

Can you explain how it "will not work"?
On my nvidia hardware, any level can be decoded, 
other restrictions - not level-related - like 
resolution or specific codec features exist.

If the check would actually indicate that decoding "will 
not work" the patch would be useless imo.

Carl Eugen

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