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Because no one has taken on that task yet. FFmpeg development is
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driven by the tasks that are important to the individual developers.
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If there is a feature that is important to you, the best way to get
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it implemented is to undertake the task yourself.
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it implemented is to undertake the task yourself or sponsor a developer.
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@section FFmpeg does not support codec XXX. Can you include a Windows DLL loader to support it?
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No. FFmpeg only supports open source codecs. Windows DLLs are not
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portable, bloated and often slow.
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No. Windows DLLs are not portable, bloated and often slow.
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Moreover FFmpeg strives to support all codecs natively.
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A DLL loader is not conducive to that goal.
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@section My bugreport/mail to ffmpeg-devel/user has not received any replies.
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@section I cannot read this file although this format seems to be supported by ffmpeg.
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Even if ffmpeg can read the file format, it may not support all its
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Even if ffmpeg can read the container format, it may not support all its
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codecs. Please consult the supported codec list in the ffmpeg
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documentation.
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@section ffmpeg does not work; What is wrong?
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Try a 'make distclean' in the ffmpeg source directory before the build. If this does not help see
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Try a @code{make distclean} in the ffmpeg source directory before the build. If this does not help see
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(@url{http://ffmpeg.org/bugreports.html}).
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@section How do I encode single pictures to movies?

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