[Ffmpeg-devel] .mpg files won't play in mac/win with simple click from browser

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Sat Jun 18 01:58:27 CEST 2005


On Friday 17 June 2005 14:04, Marco Scoffier wrote:
> Originally posted this to ffmpeg.user but have had no response so I am
> trying here.  As per http://ffmpeg.sourceforge.net/compat.php I created
> several different formats of movies for download from my website.
>  --msmpeg4v2/avi for winXp
>  --mpeg4/mov for new quicktime and
>  --mpeg1/mpg for everyone else.
> Weird thing is that on older Macs OS9 and all windows the .mpgs I have
> created only play the first second or so.  The file seems to download, but
> then only plays the first few images, or first image.  Files available

are the mpeg files vbr? IIRC windows has problems with VBR mpeg1


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