A Simple format describes the format specs you want to use in outputs section.
The Simple Format Specification defines the output format for media content in the Coconut Transcoding Service. This guide provides details on the structure, including video and audio specifications, and format options.
Video formats are represented as:
Of these, only $video_container is required. Appropriate defaults (codecs, bitrates, sample rates) are set based on the chosen container.
Specs must be separated by semi-colon ":" and options must be separated by underscore "_". Refer to the examples provided for a clearer understanding of how to use the different format options.
For Audio-only formats:
For image formats, you can only set the resolution: