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Make Theora .ogv transcode 2-pass encoding switchable in config, off by default
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Theora 2-pass encoding is relatively buggy; since switching it on we've identified at least one hanging bug (T115190; getting patch worked in upstream) and some other failures still not fully diagnosed (T115252).

Rather than continuing to pop patches in to turn it on/off, want to have a config switch so it can be tested more easily and then switched on if/when ready.

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Change 247299 had a related patch set uploaded (by Brion VIBBER):
Add a config switch for Theora 2-pass encoding

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/247299

Change 247299 merged by jenkins-bot:
Add a config switch for Theora 2-pass encoding

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/247299

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