manpage needs updating

Bug #391281 reported by Reinhard Tartler on 2009-06-23
This bug affects 2 people
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
x264 (Ubuntu)

Bug Description

Binary package hint: x264

the manpage is probably oudated and needs updating.

cf. also with

2009/6/23 Reinhard Tartler <email address hidden>:
> Hi x264 devs,
> I've noticed that the ubuntu package of x264 contains a manpage for the
> x264 binary. It was originally written by Sam Hocevar, then picked up my
> Christan Marillat and at some point ended up in ubuntu. Now I'm
> wondering if you are interested in having a look at it and probably add
> it to the documentation directory.

If anyone feels like updating this there are two decent references
(aside from --longhelp) that I know of:
Dark Shikari's ffmpeg parameter translation guide:
And one I host (and mostly wrote):


Related branches

Changed in x264 (Ubuntu):
importance: Undecided → Low
status: New → Confirmed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package x264 - 2:0.85.1448+git1a6d32-3

x264 (2:0.85.1448+git1a6d32-3) lucid; urgency=low

  [ Loïc Minier ]
  * Finish confflags logic and/or add workarounds

  [ Reinhard Tartler ]
  * build depend on libgpac-dev to enable mp4 support, LP: #464797
  * simplify configure line, LP: #538555
  * generate manpage with help2man to keep it up-to-date, LP: #391281
 -- Reinhard Tartler <email address hidden> Sun, 14 Mar 2010 10:10:26 +0100

Changed in x264 (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Released
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