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Handbrake CLI and H.265 VideoToolBox

Posted: Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:19 pm
by Luckbox
Description of problem or question:

Is there an option to utilize VideoToolbox for encoding H.265 with Handbrake CLI like the GUI version on MacOS? Since it is not a present I can figure out what option to enter to utilize the hardware encoding.


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Re: Handbrake CLI and H.265 VideoToolBox

Posted: Sat Aug 10, 2019 11:47 am
by Rodeo
The output of HandBrakeCI --help will list all available available encoders. IIRC it's vt_h265 but I can't remember for sure.