[Ffmpeg-devel] Error while parsing header

Måns Rullgård mru
Wed Jan 3 10:29:29 CET 2007

Julien Youx <juju at nain-de-jardin.com> writes:

> M?ns Rullg?rd a ?crit :
>> Youx Julien <juju at nain-de-jardin.com> writes:
>>> It works with older versions (before 08/2006 for sure).
>>> I uploaded the sample here :
>>> http://www.nain-de-jardin.com/tmp/ffmpeg_bad_header.mp3
>> Chopping off the 835 null bytes at the start of the file gives a
>> perfectly valid mp3 file.
> Sorry, but I don't understand your answer ;-)
> Does it mean that my mp3 is corrupted ?

It means that your file starts with 835 null bytes, which makes it an
invalid mp3 file.  The remainder of the file is fine.

> If it's the reason, why did it work with lastest ffmpeg versions ?

Don't know.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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