[FFmpeg-devel] funny colours in ffplay/mplayer with file created through libav*

Stefan Gehrer stefan.gehrer
Tue May 27 19:34:53 CEST 2008

Karl H. Beckers wrote:
> Am Montag, den 26.05.2008, 21:12 +0200 schrieb Stefan Gehrer:
>> Karl H. Beckers wrote:
>>> Hi all,
>>> with some screencasts created through xvidcap using libav* I have those
>>> strange artifacts which look like colourspace problems to me in mplayer
>>> and ffplay.
>>> Now, I may be doing smth. wrong during the creation of the video (I
>>> suspect it might be smth. around the aspect ratio), it's just that xine
>>> and vlc play the file just fine.
>>> If somebody could take a look at the file in the following URL and give
>>> me a hint where ffplay/mplayer would be expected to be more picky than
>>> other video players and also than previous versions (because I haven't
>>> seen this before), that would be much appreciated.
>>> http://www.jarre-de-the.net/computing/test-0000.mpeg
>>> TIA,
>>> Karl.
>> Hi Karl,
>> you posted to the wrong list, ffmpeg-user would be more appropriate.
>> Anyway, I looked at the file with ffplay, freshly compiled from SVN, and 
>> I can't see any artifacts.
>> Stefan
> I wouldn't have dared posting here without trying current (yesterday's)
> SVN first. But maybe it's just hardy. You aren't on hardy, are you?

Actually, I am.


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