[FFmpeg-trac] #6599(undetermined:reopened): FFmpeg git build does not make working fMP4 HLS files

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Mon Oct 9 02:09:35 EEST 2017

#6599: FFmpeg git build does not make working fMP4 HLS files
             Reporter:               |                    Owner:
  SeventhCycle                       |                   Status:  reopened
                 Type:  defect       |                Component:
             Priority:  normal       |  undetermined
              Version:  unspecified  |               Resolution:
             Keywords:  bounty       |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |

Comment (by SeventhCycle):

 Replying to [comment:15 digitaltvguy]:
 > I noticed that ffmpeg does not create an m3u8 that sets the CODECS tag
 that is required by Apple.  Was this an oversight?
 > This is example of the line that should be contained with the CODECS tag
 for HEVC

 So in the case of this file:
 I went ahead and took this example:

 And manually adding this line on the bottom:

 And saved it here:

 I'm still seeing text saying there's a missing plugin here. Does the
 contents of this file look right on your side, or should the placement /
 URL be different?

 Just looking to eliminate factors that would prevent the FFmpeg-made HLS
 files from playing.


Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/6599#comment:16>
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