avconv ignores "-q" argument

Bug #1168758 reported by ill
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Bug Description

When converting to webm with a "-q 9" argument, avconv instead uses the lowest quality conversion. As it is encoding, it says "q=0.0" and the resulting file is small in size and has bad quality.

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affects: ubuntu → libav
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Reinhard Tartler (siretart) wrote :

Ill, I have forwarded your report to http://bugzilla.libav.org/show_bug.cgi?id=492 on your behalf.

In order to minimize round-trip times between follow-up questions and the Libav developers, I suggest that you create yourself an account at bugzilla.libav.org and add yourself to the CC list on libav bug 492.

Changed in libav:
importance: Undecided → Unknown
status: New → Unknown
Changed in libav:
importance: Unknown → Wishlist
status: Unknown → Confirmed
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