Update x264 version in Handbreak 1.2.2

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tvar
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Update x264 version in Handbreak 1.2.2

Post by tvar » Wed Jul 24, 2019 9:48 am

Description of problem or question : How to update x264 codec version? I am not able to find a location of the x264 video codec




Steps to reproduce the problem (If Applicable) : After coding video there is version x264 core 157 r2935 545de2f




HandBrake version (e.g., 1.0.0): 1.2.2




Operating system and version: Windows 10, version 1809


Thank you very much for your time.

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Re: Update x264 version in Handbreak 1.2.2

Post by rollin_eng » Wed Jul 24, 2019 12:15 pm


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Re: Update x264 version in Handbreak 1.2.2

Post by Woodstock » Wed Jul 24, 2019 1:01 pm

In addition, if you're wanting "the latest libraries because someone on youtube said I need them", you should be tracking the nightly builds on github.

You cannot update libraries separately by copying things in, especially on Windows. There are often patches to libraries that must be made.

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