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authorwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2013-12-04 20:58:53 +0100
committerwm4 <wm4@nowhere>2013-12-04 23:12:51 +0100
commit59aed93208398e42829ea17e0639f0a3588bdf65 (patch)
tree8b3bcd6ec2fca21c495119877b5ab730dbb3a16b /DOCS
parent47c4b5c0003fa50cfefc3f2e8a089a9b0feebe3f (diff)
ad_lavc: expose an option to enable threading
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diff --git a/DOCS/man/en/options.rst b/DOCS/man/en/options.rst
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+++ b/DOCS/man/en/options.rst
@@ -42,6 +42,12 @@ OPTIONS
requested number of output channels is set with the ``--channels`` option.
Useful for playing surround audio on a stereo system.
+ Number of threads to use for decoding. Whether threading is actually
+ supported depends on codec. As of this writing, it's supported for some
+ lossless codecs only. 0 means autodetect number of cores on the
+ machine and use that, up to the maximum of 16 (default: 1).
Pass AVOptions to libavcodec decoder. Note, a patch to make the o=
unneeded and pass all unknown options through the AVOption system is