[Ffmpeg-devel] help needed for ffmpeg-x264 'non existing PPS referenced' error

Zhifan Zhu Zhifan.Zhu
Wed Sep 6 19:15:22 CEST 2006

How do I pass the header to encoder?  I am new to ffmpeg.

>>> mru at inprovide.com 9/6/2006 9:26:45 AM >>>

Zhifan Zhu said:
> Hi all,
> I am trying to use libavcodec (compiled with x264 support) in our local
> lab.  To start with, I want to test the encoder and decoder first to get
> a taste of how it may work best for us.  I wrote a simple test code
> which generates a few image frames and feed them to the encoder and then
> pass the encoded data to the decoder.  The encoder appears working fine
> but the decoder fails on 'non existing PPS referenced' error.  Can
> anyone tell me what is wrong?  I am pasting my test code below.  Any
> help or hint is appreciated.

You requested global header when encoding, but didn't pass this header to the

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