[mythtv-users] Mytharchive errors

Nick Rout nick.rout at gmail.com
Wed Dec 3 02:02:23 UTC 2008


On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 2:37 PM, Harry Devine <lifter89 at comcast.net> wrote:
> Nick Rout wrote:
>> On Wed, Dec 3, 2008 at 1:00 PM, Harry Devine <lifter89 at comcast.net> wrote:
>>
>>
>>> 2008-12-01 19:53:16 ERROR: Failed while running ffmpeg to re-encode video.
>>> Command was ffmpeg -y -threads 2 -f s16le -ar 48000 -ac 2 -i
>>> /tmp/work/1/audout -f rawvideo -pix_fmt yuv420p -s 480x480 -aspect
>>> 1.33333 -r 29.97 -i /tmp/work/1/vidout -aspect 1.33333 -r 29.97 -croptop
>>> 0 -cropright 0 -cropbottom 0 -cropleft 0 -s 720x480 -b 4771k -vcodec
>>> mpeg2video -qmin 5 -qmax 31 -qdiff 31 -ab 192k -ar 48000 -acodec ac3 -f
>>> dvd "/tmp/work/1/newfile2.mpg"
>>>
>>
>>
>> Try running that command by hand as the same user that runs
>> mytharchive and see if there is a more informative error message.
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> I just tried that and got:
>
> Unknown input or output format: s161e
>
> What is the -f option supposed to be?  And why would Myth be putting in
> s161e if its not valid?
>
> Thanks,
> Harry

ffmpeg options change over time.

ffmpeg options differ depending what options it is compiled with.

what version of ffmpeg and frm which repo?


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