[MPlayer-DOCS] CVS: main/DOCS/man/en mplayer.1,1.1161,1.1162

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Tue Dec 6 19:23:22 CET 2005


On Tue, Dec 06, 2005 at 12:39:04PM -0500, The Wanderer wrote:
> Guillaume POIRIER wrote:
> >Hi,
> >On 12/6/05, The Wanderer <inverseparadox at comcast.net> wrote:
> >
> >>Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski wrote:
> >>>Some explanation of the parameter would be appropriate. Like
> >>>"number of threads in multithreaded decoding", although I'm sure
> >>>The Wanderer will have a better suggestion. ;)
> >>
> >>How about something like "number of threads to use for decoding
> >>(default: 1)"? Or is "threads=1" in fact different from omitting
> >>the "threads" suboption altogether? (For that matter, what would
> >>"threads=0" do, since there would then seem to be nothing to do the
> >>processing?)
> >
> >Good question. I don't know :-(
> Then we need to find out. Are there any sufficiently LAVC-knowledgeable
> people on this list, or do we need to go over to ffmpeg-dev?

iam on the list but only reading every tenth message ...

threads=0 isnt allowed
omiting threads=... should be equal to threads=1 all IIRC


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