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version 2.6.4:
- imc: use correct position for flcoeffs2 calculation
- hevc: check slice address length
- snow: remove an obsolete av_assert2
- webp: fix infinite loop in webp_decode_frame
- wavpack: limit extra_bits to 32 and use get_bits_long
- ffmpeg: only count got_output/errors in decode_error_stat
- ffmpeg: exit_on_error if decoding a packet failed
- pthread_frame: forward error codes when flushing
- huffyuvdec: validate image size
- wavpack: use get_bits_long to read up to 32 bits
- nutdec: check maxpos in read_sm_data before returning success
- vc1dec: use get_bits_long and limit the read bits to 32
- mpegaudiodec: copy AVFloatDSPContext from first context to all contexts
- avcodec/vp8: Check buffer size in vp8_decode_frame_header()
- avcodec/vp8: Fix null pointer dereference in ff_vp8_decode_free()
- avcodec/diracdec: Check for hpel_base allocation failure
- avcodec/rv34: Clear pointers in ff_rv34_decode_init_thread_copy()
- avfilter/af_aresample: Check ff_all_* for allocation failures
- avcodec/pthread_frame: clear priv_data, avoid stale pointer in error case
- swscale/utils: Clear pix buffers
- avutil/fifo: Fix the case where func() returns less bytes than requested in av_fifo_generic_write()
- ffmpeg: Fix cleanup after failed allocation of output_files
- avformat/mov: Fix deallocation when MOVStreamContext failed to allocate
- ffmpeg: Fix crash with ost->last_frame allocation failure
- ffmpeg: Fix cleanup with ost = NULL
- avcodec/pthread_frame: check avctx on deallocation
- avcodec/sanm: Reset sizes in destroy_buffers()
- avcodec/alac: Clear pointers in allocate_buffers()
- bytestream2: set the reader to the end when reading more than available
- avcodec/utils: use a minimum 32pixel width in  avcodec_align_dimensions2() for H.264
- avcodec/mpegvideo: Clear pointers in ff_mpv_common_init()
- oggparsedirac: check return value of init_get_bits
- wmalosslessdec: reset frame->nb_samples on packet loss
- wmalosslessdec: avoid reading 0 bits with get_bits
- avcodec/rawenc: Use ff_alloc_packet() instead of ff_alloc_packet2()
- avcodec/aacsbr: Assert that bs_num_env is positive
- avcodec/aacsbr: check that the element type matches before applying SBR
- avcodec/h264_slice: Use w/h from the AVFrame instead of mb_w/h
- vp9/update_prob: prevent out of bounds table read
- avfilter/vf_transpose: Fix rounding error
- avcodec/pngdec: Check values before updating context in decode_fctl_chunk()
- avcodec/pngdec: Require a IHDR chunk before fctl
- avcodec/pngdec: Only allow one IHDR chunk
- wmavoice: limit wmavoice_decode_packet return value to packet size
- swscale/swscale_unscaled: Fix rounding difference with RGBA output between little and big endian
- ffmpeg: Do not use the data/size of a bitstream filter after failure
- swscale/x86/rgb2rgb_template: fix signedness of v in shuffle_bytes_2103_{mmx,mmxext}
- swscale/x86/rgb2rgb_template: add missing xmm clobbers
- vda: unlock the pixel buffer base address.
- swscale/rgb2rgb_template: Fix signedness of v in shuffle_bytes_2103_c()
- swscale/rgb2rgb_template: Implement shuffle_bytes_0321_c and fix shuffle_bytes_2103_c on BE
- swscale/rgb2rgb_template: Disable shuffle_bytes_2103_c on big endian
- swr: Remember previously set int_sample_format from user
- matroskadec: check audio sample rate
- matroskadec: validate audio channels and bitdepth
- avcodec/dpxenc: implement write16/32 as functions
- postproc: fix unaligned access
- ffmpeg: Free last_frame instead of just unref
- avio: fix potential crashes when combining ffio_ensure_seekback + crc
- examples/demuxing_decoding: use properties from frame instead of video_dec_ctx
- h264: er: Copy from the previous reference only if compatible
- sonic: set avctx->channels in sonic_decode_init
- vp8: change mv_{min,max}.{x,y} type to int
- vp9: change type of tile_size from unsigned to int64_t
- arm: only enable setend on ARMv6
- libopenjpegdec: check existence of image component data
- mov: abort on EOF in ff_mov_read_chan
- ffmpeg_opt: Check for localtime() failure
- avformat: Fix bug in parse_rps for HEVC.
- takdec: ensure chan2 is a valid channel index
- avcodec/h264_slice: Use AVFrame diemensions for grayscale handling
- avdevice/lavfi: do not rescale AV_NOPTS_VALUE in lavfi_read_packet()
- libavutil/channel_layout: Correctly return layout when channel specification ends with a trailing 'c'.
- avcodec/jpeg2000dec: Check that coords match before applying ICT
- avformat/ffmdec: Check ffio_set_buf_size() return value
- avcodec/adpcm: Check for overreads
- avcodec/alsdec: Check for overread
- avcodec/atrac3plusdec: consume only as many bytes as available
- libavutil/softfloat: Fix av_normalize1_sf bias.
- swresample/swresample: Cleanup on init failure.
- Revert "avformat/rtpenc: check av_packet_get_side_data() return, fix null ptr dereference"
- avformat/mxfenc: Accept MXF D-10 with 49.999840 Mbit/sec
- swresample/dither: check memory allocation
- libopenjpegenc: add NULL check for img before accessing it
- swresample: Check the return value of resampler->init()
- h264: Make sure reinit failures mark the context as not initialized
- avfilter/x86/vf_fspp: Fix invalid combination of opcode and operands
- ffmpeg_opt: Set the video VBV parameters only for the video stream from -target
- avcodec/bitstream: Assert that there is enough space left in avpriv_copy_bits()
- avcodec/put_bits: Assert that there is enough space left in skip_put_bytes()
- avcodec/mpegvideo_enc: Update the buffer size as more slices are merged
- avcodec/put_bits: Update size_in_bits in set_put_bits_buffer_size()
- avformat/wavdec: Increase dts packet threshold to fix more misdetections
- avformat/wavdec: Increase probe_packets limit
- nutdec: abort if EOF is reached in decode_info_header/read_sm_data
- nutdec: stop skipping bytes at EOF
- nutdec: fix infinite resync loops
- avformat/nutdec: Check X in 2nd branch of index reading
- avformat/nutdec: Fix recovery when immedeately after seeking a failure happens
- avformat/nutdec: Return error on EOF from get_str()
- rtsp: Make sure we don't write too many transport entries into a fixed-size array
- rtpenc_jpeg: handle case of picture dimensions not dividing by 8
- avcodec/golomb: get_ur_golomb_jpegls: Fix reading huge k values
- avformat/swfdec: Do not error out on pixel format changes
- avformat/mov: Mark avio context of decompressed atoms as seekable
- avcodec/mjpegenc_common: Use ff_mpv_reallocate_putbitbuffer()
- avcodec/mpegvideo: Factor ff_mpv_reallocate_putbitbuffer() out
- avfilter/x86/vf_hqdn3d: Fix register types
- avcodec/exr: fix crash caused by merge
- avcodec/x86/h264_weight: handle weight1=128
- avcodec/dvbsubdec: Fix buf_size check in dvbsub_parse_display_definition_segment()
- avcodec/hevc_ps: Only discard overread VPS if a previous is available
- avcodec/flacenc: Fix Invalid Rice order
- lavd/xcbgrab: fix comparison with screen size.

version 2.6.3:
- avcodec/libtheoraenc: Check for av_malloc failure
- ffmpeg_opt: Fix -timestamp parsing
- hevc: make avcodec_decode_video2() fail if get_format() fails
- avcodec/cavsdec: Use ff_set_dimensions()
- swr: fix alignment issue caused by 8ch sse functions
- avcodec/mjpegdec: fix len computation in ff_mjpeg_decode_dqt()
- avcodec/jpeg2000dec: fix boolean operator
- avcodec/hevc_ps: Explicitly check num_tile_* for negative values
- avformat/matroskadec: Cleanup error handling for bz2 & zlib
- avformat/nutdec: Fix use of uinitialized value
- tools/graph2dot: use larger data types than int for array/string sizes
- avformat/matroskaenc: Check ff_vorbiscomment_length in put_flac_codecpriv()
- avcodec/mpeg12dec: use the correct dimensions for checking SAR
- xcbgrab: Validate the capture area
- xcbgrab: Do not assume the non shm image data is always available
- avfilter/lavfutils: disable frame threads when decoding a single image
- avformat/mov: Do not read ACLR into extradata for H.264
- ffmpeg: remove incorrect network deinit
- OpenCL: Avoid potential buffer overflow in cmdutils_opencl.c
- libvpxenc: only set noise reduction w/vp8
- vp9: remove another optimization branch in iadst16 which causes overflows.
- lavf: Reset global flag on deinit
- network: Do not leave context locked on error
- vp9: remove one optimization branch in iadst16 which causes overflows.
- fate: Include branch information in the payload header
- avformat/utils: Ensure that AVFMT_FLAG_CUSTOM_IO is set before use
- avformat/img2dec: do not rewind custom io buffers
- avcodec/alsdec: Use av_mallocz_array() for chan_data to ensure the arrays never contain random data
- avcodec/atrac3plusdsp: fix on stack alignment
- swresample/swresample-test: Randomly wipe out channel counts
- swresample: Check channel layouts and channels against each other and print human readable error messages
- swresample: Allow reinitialization without ever setting channel layouts (cherry picked from commit 80a28c7509a11114e1aea5b208d56c6646d69c07)
- swresample: Allow reinitialization without ever setting channel counts
- dashenc: replace attribute id with contentType for the AdaptationSet element
- avformat/matroskaenc: Use avoid_negative_ts_use_pts if no stream writes dts
- avformat/mux: Add avoid_negative_ts_use_pts
- tests/fate-run: do not attempt to parse tiny_psnrs output if it failed
- cafdec: free extradata before allocating it
- imgutils: initialize palette padding bytes in av_image_alloc
- aacdec: don't return frames without data
- id3v2: catch avio_read errors in check_tag
- avi: Validate sample_size
- aacsbr: break infinite loop in sbr_hf_calc_npatches
- diracdec: avoid overflow of bytes*8 in decode_lowdelay
- diracdec: prevent overflow in data_unit_size check
- avformat/matroskadec: Use tracks[k]->stream instead of s->streams[k]
- matroskadec: use uint64_t instead of int for index_scale
- pngdec: don't use AV_PIX_FMT_MONOBLACK for apng
- pngdec: return correct error code from decode_frame_common
- nutdec: fix illegal count check in decode_main_header
- nutdec: fix memleaks on error in nut_read_header
- apedec: prevent out of array writes in decode_array_0000
- apedec: set s->samples only when init_frame_decoder succeeded
- swscale/ppc/swscale_altivec.c: POWER LE support in yuv2planeX_8() delete macro GET_VF() it was wrong
- alac: reject rice_limit 0 if compression is used
- alsdec: only adapt order for positive max_order
- bink: check vst->index_entries before using it
- mpeg4videodec: only allow a positive length
- aacpsy: correct calculation of minath in psy_3gpp_init
- alsdec: validate time diff index
- alsdec: ensure channel reordering is reversible
- ac3: validate end in ff_ac3_bit_alloc_calc_mask
- aacpsy: avoid psy_band->threshold becoming NaN
- aasc: return correct buffer size from aasc_decode_frame
- matroskadec: export cover art correctly
- mxfenc: don't try to write footer without header
- mxfenc: fix memleaks in mxf_write_footer
- rtpenc_mpegts: Set chain->rtp_ctx only after avformat_write_header succeeded
- rtpenc_mpegts: Free the right ->pb in the error path in the init function

version 2.6.2:
- avcodec/h264: Do not fail with randomly truncated VUIs
- avcodec/h264_ps: Move truncation check from VUI to SPS
- avcodec/h264: Be more tolerant to changing pps id between slices
- avcodec/aacdec: Fix storing state before PCE decode
- avcodec/h264: reset the counts in the correct context
- avcodec/h264_slice: Do not reset mb_aff_frame per slice
- avcodec/h264: finish previous slices before switching to single thread mode
- avcodec/h264: Fix race between slices where one overwrites data from the next
- avformat/utils: avoid discarded streams in av_find_default_stream_index()
- ffmpeg: Fix extradata allocation
- avcodec/h264_refs: Do not set reference to things which do not exist
- avcodec/h264: Fail for invalid mixed IDR / non IDR frames in slice threading mode
- Revert "avcodec/exr: fix memset first arg in reverse_lut()"
- h264: avoid unnecessary calls to get_format
- avutil/pca: Check for av_malloc* failures
- avutil/cpu: add missing check for mmxext to av_force_cpu_flags
- lavc/dnxhd: Fix pix_fmt change.
- avformat/http: replace cookies with updated values instead of appending forever
- avformat/hls: store cookies returned in HLS key response
- avformat/rmdec: fix support for 0 sized mdpr
- avcodec/msrledec: restructure msrle_decode_pal4() based on the line number instead of the pixel pointer
- avcodec/hevc_ps: Check cropping parameters more correctly
- hevc: make the crop sizes unsigned
- avcodec/dnxhddec: Reset is_444 if format is not 444
- avcodec/dnxhddec: Check that the frame is interlaced before using cur_field
- mips/float_dsp: fix vector_fmul_window_mips on mips64
- doc: Remove non-existing decklink options.

version 2.6.1:
- avformat/mov: Disallow ".." in dref unless use_absolute_path is set
- avfilter/palettegen: make sure at least one frame was sent to the filter
- avformat/mov: Check for string truncation in mov_open_dref()
- ac3_fixed: fix out-of-bound read
- mips/asmdefs: use _ABI64 as defined by gcc
- hevc: delay ff_thread_finish_setup for hwaccel
- avcodec/012v: Check dimensions more completely
- asfenc: fix leaking asf->index_ptr on error
- roqvideoenc: set enc->avctx in roq_encode_init
- avcodec/options_table: remove extradata_size from the AVOptions table
- ffmdec: limit the backward seek to the last resync position
- Add dependencies to configure file for vf_fftfilt
- ffmdec: make sure the time base is valid
- ffmdec: fix infinite loop at EOF
- ffmdec: initialize f_cprv, f_stvi and f_stau
- arm: Suppress tags about used cpu arch and extensions
- mxfdec: Fix the error handling for when strftime fails
- avcodec/opusdec: Fix delayed sample value
- avcodec/opusdec: Clear out pointers per packet
- avcodec/utils: Align YUV411 by as much as the other YUV variants
- lavc/hevcdsp: Fix compilation for arm with --disable-neon.
- vp9: fix segmentation map retention with threading enabled.
- Revert "avutil/opencl: is_compiled flag not being cleared in av_opencl_uninit"

version 2.6:
- nvenc encoder
- 10bit spp filter
- colorlevels filter
- RIFX format for *.wav files
- RTP/mpegts muxer
- non continuous cache protocol support
- tblend filter
- cropdetect support for non 8bpp, absolute (if limit >= 1) and relative (if limit < 1.0) threshold
- Camellia symmetric block cipher
- OpenH264 encoder wrapper
- VOC seeking support
- Closed caption Decoder
- fspp, uspp, pp7 MPlayer postprocessing filters ported to native filters
- showpalette filter
- Twofish symmetric block cipher
- Support DNx100 (960x720@8)
- eq2 filter ported from libmpcodecs as eq filter
- removed libmpcodecs
- Changed default DNxHD colour range in QuickTime .mov derivatives to mpeg range
- ported softpulldown filter from libmpcodecs as repeatfields filter
- dcshift filter
- RTP depacketizer for loss tolerant payload format for MP3 audio (RFC 5219)
- RTP depacketizer for AC3 payload format (RFC 4184)
- palettegen and paletteuse filters
- VP9 RTP payload format (draft 0) experimental depacketizer
- RTP depacketizer for DV (RFC 6469)
- DXVA2-accelerated HEVC decoding
- AAC ELD 480 decoding
- Intel QSV-accelerated H.264 decoding
- DSS SP decoder and DSS demuxer
- Fix stsd atom corruption in DNxHD QuickTimes
- Canopus HQX decoder
- RTP depacketization of T.140 text (RFC 4103)
- Port MIPS optimizations to 64-bit


version 2.5:
- HEVC/H.265 RTP payload format (draft v6) packetizer
- SUP/PGS subtitle demuxer
- ffprobe -show_pixel_formats option
- CAST128 symmetric block cipher, ECB mode
- STL subtitle demuxer and decoder
- libutvideo YUV 4:2:2 10bit support
- XCB-based screen-grabber
- UDP-Lite support (RFC 3828)
- xBR scaling filter
- AVFoundation screen capturing support
- ffserver supports codec private options
- creating DASH compatible fragmented MP4, MPEG-DASH segmenting muxer
- WebP muxer with animated WebP support
- zygoaudio decoding support
- APNG demuxer
- postproc visualization support


version 2.4:
- Icecast protocol
- ported lenscorrection filter from frei0r filter
- large optimizations in dctdnoiz to make it usable
- ICY metadata are now requested by default with the HTTP protocol
- support for using metadata in stream specifiers in fftools
- LZMA compression support in TIFF decoder
- H.261 RTP payload format (RFC 4587) depacketizer and experimental packetizer
- HEVC/H.265 RTP payload format (draft v6) depacketizer
- added codecview filter to visualize information exported by some codecs
- Matroska 3D support thorugh side data
- HTML generation using texi2html is deprecated in favor of makeinfo/texi2any
- silenceremove filter


version 2.3:
- AC3 fixed-point decoding
- shuffleplanes filter
- subfile protocol
- Phantom Cine demuxer
- replaygain data export
- VP7 video decoder
- Alias PIX image encoder and decoder
- Improvements to the BRender PIX image decoder
- Improvements to the XBM decoder
- QTKit input device
- improvements to OpenEXR image decoder
- support decoding 16-bit RLE SGI images
- GDI screen grabbing for Windows
- alternative rendition support for HTTP Live Streaming
- AVFoundation input device
- Direct Stream Digital (DSD) decoder
- Magic Lantern Video (MLV) demuxer
- On2 AVC (Audio for Video) decoder
- support for decoding through DXVA2 in ffmpeg
- libbs2b-based stereo-to-binaural audio filter
- libx264 reference frames count limiting depending on level
- native Opus decoder
- display matrix export and rotation API
- WebVTT encoder
- showcqt multimedia filter
- zoompan filter
- signalstats filter
- hqx filter (hq2x, hq3x, hq4x)
- flanger filter
- Image format auto-detection
- LRC demuxer and muxer
- Samba protocol (via libsmbclient)
- WebM DASH Manifest muxer
- libfribidi support in drawtext


version 2.2:

- HNM version 4 demuxer and video decoder
- Live HDS muxer
- setsar/setdar filters now support variables in ratio expressions
- elbg filter
- string validation in ffprobe
- support for decoding through VDPAU in ffmpeg (the -hwaccel option)
- complete Voxware MetaSound decoder
- remove mp3_header_compress bitstream filter
- Windows resource files for shared libraries
- aeval filter
- stereoscopic 3d metadata handling
- WebP encoding via libwebp
- ATRAC3+ decoder
- VP8 in Ogg demuxing
- side & metadata support in NUT
- framepack filter
- XYZ12 rawvideo support in NUT
- Exif metadata support in WebP decoder
- OpenGL device
- Use metadata_header_padding to control padding in ID3 tags (currently used in
  MP3, AIFF, and OMA files), FLAC header, and the AVI "junk" block.
- Mirillis FIC video decoder
- Support DNx444
- libx265 encoder
- dejudder filter
- Autodetect VDA like all other hardware accelerations
- aliases and defaults for Ogg subtypes (opus, spx)


version 2.1:

- aecho filter
- perspective filter ported from libmpcodecs
- ffprobe -show_programs option
- compand filter
- RTMP seek support
- when transcoding with ffmpeg (i.e. not streamcopying), -ss is now accurate
  even when used as an input option. Previous behavior can be restored with
  the -noaccurate_seek option.
- ffmpeg -t option can now be used for inputs, to limit the duration of
  data read from an input file
- incomplete Voxware MetaSound decoder
- read EXIF metadata from JPEG
- DVB teletext decoder
- phase filter ported from libmpcodecs
- w3fdif filter
- Opus support in Matroska
- FFV1 version 1.3 is stable and no longer experimental
- FFV1: YUVA(444,422,420) 9, 10 and 16 bit support
- changed DTS stream id in lavf mpeg ps muxer from 0x8a to 0x88, to be
  more consistent with other muxers.
- adelay filter
- pullup filter ported from libmpcodecs
- ffprobe -read_intervals option
- Lossless and alpha support for WebP decoder
- Error Resilient AAC syntax (ER AAC LC) decoding
- Low Delay AAC (ER AAC LD) decoding
- mux chapters in ASF files
- SFTP protocol (via libssh)
- libx264: add ability to encode in YUVJ422P and YUVJ444P
- Fraps: use BT.709 colorspace by default for yuv, as reference fraps decoder does
- make decoding alpha optional for prores, ffv1 and vp6 by setting
  the skip_alpha flag.
- ladspa wrapper filter
- native VP9 decoder
- dpx parser
- max_error_rate parameter in ffmpeg
- PulseAudio output device
- ReplayGain scanner
- Enhanced Low Delay AAC (ER AAC ELD) decoding (no LD SBR support)
- Linux framebuffer output device
- HEVC decoder
- raw HEVC, HEVC in MOV/MP4, HEVC in Matroska, HEVC in MPEG-TS demuxing
- mergeplanes filter


version 2.0:

- curves filter
- reference-counting for AVFrame and AVPacket data
- ffmpeg now fails when input options are used for output file
  or vice versa
- support for Monkey's Audio versions from 3.93
- perms and aperms filters
- audio filtering support in ffplay
- 10% faster aac encoding on x86 and MIPS
- sine audio filter source
- WebP demuxing and decoding support
- ffmpeg options -filter_script and -filter_complex_script, which allow a
  filtergraph description to be read from a file
- OpenCL support
- audio phaser filter
- separatefields filter
- libquvi demuxer
- uniform options syntax across all filters
- telecine filter
- interlace filter
- smptehdbars source
- inverse telecine filters (fieldmatch and decimate)
- colorbalance filter
- colorchannelmixer filter
- The matroska demuxer can now output proper verbatim ASS packets. It will
  become the default at the next libavformat major bump.
- decent native animated GIF encoding
- asetrate filter
- interleave filter
- timeline editing with filters
- vidstabdetect and vidstabtransform filters for video stabilization using
  the vid.stab library
- astats filter
- trim and atrim filters
- ffmpeg -t and -ss (output-only) options are now sample-accurate when
  transcoding audio
- Matroska muxer can now put the index at the beginning of the file.
- extractplanes filter
- avectorscope filter
- ADPCM DTK decoder
- ADP demuxer
- RSD demuxer
- RedSpark demuxer
- ADPCM IMA Radical decoder
- zmq filters
- DCT denoiser filter (dctdnoiz)
- Wavelet denoiser filter ported from libmpcodecs as owdenoise (formerly "ow")
- Apple Intermediate Codec decoder
- Escape 130 video decoder
- FTP protocol support
- V4L2 output device
- 3D LUT filter (lut3d)
- SMPTE 302M audio encoder
- support for slice multithreading in libavfilter
- Hald CLUT support (generation and filtering)
- VC-1 interlaced B-frame support
- support for WavPack muxing (raw and in Matroska)
- XVideo output device
- vignette filter
- True Audio (TTA) encoder
- Go2Webinar decoder
- mcdeint filter ported from libmpcodecs
- sab filter ported from libmpcodecs
- ffprobe -show_chapters option
- WavPack encoding through libwavpack
- rotate filter
- spp filter ported from libmpcodecs
- libgme support
- psnr filter


version 1.2:

- VDPAU hardware acceleration through normal hwaccel
- SRTP support
- Error diffusion dither in Swscale
- Chained Ogg support
- Theora Midstream reconfiguration support
- EVRC decoder
- audio fade filter
- filtering audio with unknown channel layout
- allpass, bass, bandpass, bandreject, biquad, equalizer, highpass, lowpass
  and treble audio filter
- improved showspectrum filter, with multichannel support and sox-like colors
- histogram filter
- tee muxer
- il filter ported from libmpcodecs
- support ID3v2 tags in ASF files
- encrypted TTA stream decoding support
- RF64 support in WAV muxer
- noise filter ported from libmpcodecs
- Subtitles character encoding conversion
- blend filter
- stereo3d filter ported from libmpcodecs


version 1.1:

- stream disposition information printing in ffprobe
- filter for loudness analysis following EBU R128
- Opus encoder using libopus
- ffprobe -select_streams option
- Pinnacle TARGA CineWave YUV16 decoder
- TAK demuxer, decoder and parser
- DTS-HD demuxer
- remove -same_quant, it hasn't worked for years
- FFM2 support
- X-Face image encoder and decoder
- 24-bit FLAC encoding
- multi-channel ALAC encoding up to 7.1
- metadata (INFO tag) support in WAV muxer
- subtitles raw text decoder
- support for building DLLs using MSVC
- LVF demuxer
- ffescape tool
- metadata (info chunk) support in CAF muxer
- field filter ported from libmpcodecs
- AVR demuxer
- geq filter ported from libmpcodecs
- remove ffserver daemon mode
- AST muxer/demuxer
- new expansion syntax for drawtext
- BRender PIX image decoder
- ffprobe -show_entries option
- ffprobe -sections option
- ADPCM IMA Dialogic decoder
- BRSTM demuxer
- animated GIF decoder and demuxer
- PVF demuxer
- subtitles filter
- IRCAM muxer/demuxer
- Paris Audio File demuxer
- Virtual concatenation demuxer
- VobSub demuxer
- JSON captions for TED talks decoding support
- SOX Resampler support in libswresample
- aselect filter
- SGI RLE 8-bit / Silicon Graphics RLE 8-bit video decoder
- Silicon Graphics Motion Video Compressor 1 & 2 decoder
- Silicon Graphics Movie demuxer
- apad filter
- Resolution & pixel format change support with multithreading for H.264
- documentation split into per-component manuals
- pp (postproc) filter ported from MPlayer
- NIST Sphere demuxer
- MPL2, VPlayer, MPl
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