[Ffmpeg-devel] unsupported codec in mov file

DKorchev at aol.com DKorchev
Sat Mar 11 01:21:05 CET 2006

In a message dated 3/10/2006 4:13:22 P.M. Pacific Standard Time,  
mike at multimedia.cx writes:

DKorchev at aol.com wrote:
I did specify  --enable-faad when I  built ffmpeg. Please see the log  in 
original email. This  (./configure -with-mp4v2 ) was used to  build  faad2

Ah, I didn't catch that. Run 'ffmpeg  -formats' and see if AAC is one of 
the codecs supported.

-Mike  Melanson

ffmpeg-devel  mailing list
ffmpeg-devel at mplayerhq.hu

Please see the list of formats below. What exactly should it be?
File formats:
E  3g2             3gp2  format
E  3gp             3gp  format
D   4xm             4X  Technologies format
D   RoQ             Id  RoQ format
D   aac             ADTS  AAC
DE  ac3             raw  ac3
E  adts            ADTS  AAC
DE  aiff            Audio  IFF
DE  alaw            pcm A law  format
DE  amr             3gpp  amr file format
DE  asf             asf  format
E asf_stream      asf  format
DE  au               SUN AU Format
DE  avi             avi  format
D   avs             avs  format
E  crc             crc  testing format
D   daud            D-Cinema  audio format
D   dts             raw  dts
DE  dv               DV video format
E  dvd              MPEG2 PS format (DVD VOB)
D   ea               Electronic Arts Multimedia Format
DE  ffm             ffm  format
D  film_cpk        Sega  FILM/CPK format
D   flic             FLI/FLC/FLX animation format
DE  flv             flv  format
E framecrc        framecrc  testing format
DE  gif             GIF  Animation
DE  h261            raw  h261
DE  h263            raw  h263
DE  h264            raw H264  video format
D   idcin           Id CIN  format
DE  image           image  sequence
DE  image2          image2  sequence
DE image2pipe      piped image2  sequence
DE imagepipe       piped image  sequence
D  ingenient        Ingenient MJPEG
D   ipmovie         Interplay MVE  format
DE  m4v             raw  MPEG4 video format
D   matroska        Matroska file  format
DE  mjpeg           MJPEG  video
D   mm               American Laser Games MM format
DE  mmf             mmf  format
E  mov             mov  format
D  mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 QuickTime/MPEG4/Motion JPEG 2000  format
E  mp2             MPEG  audio layer 2
D   mp3             MPEG  audio
E  mp4             mp4  format
DE  mpeg            MPEG1  System format
E mpeg1video      MPEG  video
E mpeg2video      MPEG2  video
DE mpegts           MPEG2 transport stream format
D   mpegvideo       MPEG video
E  mpjpeg          Mime multipart JPEG  format
DE  mulaw           pcm mu law  format
D   nsv              NullSoft Video format
E  null            null  video format
DE  nut             nut  format
D   ogg              Ogg
E  psp             psp  mp4 format
D   psxstr          Sony Playstation  STR format
DE rawvideo        raw  video format
DE  rm               rm format
DE  s16be           pcm signed 16  bit big endian format
DE  s16le           pcm signed 16  bit little endian format
DE  s8               pcm signed 8 bit format
D   shn             raw  shorten
D   sol              Sierra SOL Format
E  svcd            MPEG2 PS  format (VOB)
DE  swf              Flash format
D   tta              true-audio
DE  u16be           pcm unsigned  16 bit big endian format
DE  u16le           pcm unsigned  16 bit little endian format
DE  u8               pcm unsigned 8 bit format
E  vcd              MPEG1 System format (VCD)
D   vmd              Sierra VMD format
E  vob              MPEG2 PS format (VOB)
DE  voc              Creative Voice File format
DE  wav             wav  format
D  wc3movie        Wing  Commander III movie format
D   wsaud           Westwood  Studios audio format
D   wsvqa           Westwood  Studios VQA format
DE yuv4mpegpipe    YUV4MPEG pipe  format
Image formats (filename extensions, if any, follow):
DE  gif    gif
D V    4xm
D V D   8bps
D V D  aasc
EA     ac3
DEA    adpcm_4xm
DEA     adpcm_adx
DEA    adpcm_ct
DEA     adpcm_ea
DEA     adpcm_ima_dk3
DEA     adpcm_ima_dk4
DEA     adpcm_ima_qt
DEA     adpcm_ima_smjpeg
DEA     adpcm_ima_wav
DEA     adpcm_ima_ws
DEA     adpcm_ms
DEA     adpcm_sbpro_2
DEA     adpcm_sbpro_3
DEA     adpcm_sbpro_4
DEA     adpcm_swf
DEA    adpcm_xa
DEA     adpcm_yamaha
D A    alac
DEA     amr_nb
DEV D  asv1
DEV D  asv2
D V D   avs
D V    bmp
D V D  camstudio
D  V D  camtasia
D V D  cinepak
D V D   cljr
D A    cook
D V D   cyuv
DES    dvbsub
DES     dvdsub
DEV D  dvvideo
DEV D   ffv1
DEVSD  ffvhuff
D A    flac
D  V D  flic
DEVSD  flv
D V D   fraps
DEA    g726
DEV D   h261
D VSD  h263i
EV    h263p
D V DT h264
DEVSD   huffyuv
D V D  idcinvideo
D V D  indeo2
D  V    indeo3
D A     interplay_dpcm
D V D  interplayvideo
EV    jpegls
EV    ljpeg
D V  D  loco
D A    mace3
D A     mace6
D V D  mdec
DEV D  mjpeg
D V D   mjpegb
D V D  mmvideo
DEA     mp2
D A    mp3
D A     mp3adu
D A    mp3on4
DEVSDT  mpeg1video
DEVSDT mpeg2video
DEVSDT mpeg4
D VSDT  mpegvideo
DEVSD  msmpeg4
DEVSD   msmpeg4v1
DEVSD  msmpeg4v2
D V D  msrle
D V  D  msvideo1
D V D  mszh
DEV     pam
DEV    pbm
DEA     pcm_alaw
DEA    pcm_mulaw
DEA     pcm_s16be
DEA     pcm_s16le
DEA     pcm_s24be
DEA     pcm_s24daud
DEA     pcm_s24le
DEA     pcm_s32be
DEA     pcm_s32le
DEA    pcm_s8
DEA     pcm_u16be
DEA     pcm_u16le
DEA     pcm_u24be
DEA     pcm_u24le
DEA     pcm_u32be
DEA     pcm_u32le
DEA    pcm_u8
DEV     pgm
DEV    pgmyuv
DEV     ppm
D A    qdm2
D V D  qdraw
D V  D  qpeg
D V D  qtrle
DEV     rawvideo
D A    real_144
D A     real_288
D A    roq_dpcm
D V D   roqvideo
D V D  rpza
DEV D  rv10
DEV  D  rv20
D A    shorten
D V D   smc
DEV    snow
D A     sol_dpcm
DEA    sonic
EA     sonicls
D V D  sp5x
DEV D  svq1
D VSD   svq3
D V    theora
D V D   truemotion1
D V D  truemotion2
D A     truespeech
D A    tta
D V D   ultimotion
D V    vc9
D V D   vcr1
D A    vmdaudio
D V D   vmdvideo
D A    vorbis
D V     vp3
D V D  vqavideo
D A     wmav1
D A    wmav2
DEVSD   wmv1
DEVSD  wmv2
D V D  wnv1
D  A    ws_snd1
D A    xan_dpcm
D V  D  xan_wc3
D V D  xl
DEV D  zlib
D  V    zmbv
Supported file protocols:
file: pipe:
Frame size, frame rate  abbreviations:
ntsc pal qntsc qpal sntsc spal film ntsc-film sqcif qcif  cif 4cif
Motion estimation methods:
zero(fastest) full(slowest) log  phods epzs(default) x1 hex umh iter
Note, the names of encoders and decoders dont always match, so there  are
several cases where the above table shows encoder only or decoder only  
even though both encoding and decoding are supported for example, the  h263
decoder corresponds to the h263 and h263p encoders, for file formats its  even

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