[Ffmpeg-devel] [BUG] Cannot open WMA file (working with mplayer and vlc)

Diego Biurrun diego
Thu Jan 18 09:32:33 CET 2007

On Thu, Jan 18, 2007 at 12:57:53AM +0000, Patrice Bensoussan wrote:
> On 18 Jan 2007, at 00:13, Patrice Bensoussan wrote:
> >I have two WMA files which cannot be opened by ffmpeg, although  
> >they do play fine with mplayer and vlc. From what I can see with  
> >the debugger, the test on gsize < 24 in asf.c line 171 fails for  
> >both files because gsize is 0. Here is the output I get with traces  
> >enabled (size = 0 and GUID = 0). The weird thing is that both files  
> >play fine with mplayer and vlc. Any idea what could be wrong here?
> I have uploaded buggsize0.wma in ftp://upload.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/ 
> incoming/ if anyone wants to try to reproduce the problem...

Next time, please upload a text file that describes the problem along
with it, else the file might get deleted without further comments.  I've
put it in my homedir:


I can confirm that the file is not playable with ffplay and MPlayer with
the libavformat demuxer.


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