[FFmpeg-user] Problems cutting out part of video with ffmpeg

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Sun Feb 5 17:33:36 CET 2012

Jim Holmström <jim.holmstroem <at> gmail.com> writes:

> ffmpeg -ss 1 -i row.avi -vcodec copy -t 3 row_cut.avi

>   Stream #0:0: Video: rawvideo, pal8, 640x300, q=2-31, 30 tbn, 30 tbc

You cannot use -vcodec copy on pal8 rawvideo (this may be a bug),
but you can use -vcodec rawvideo as a work-around.

Carl Eugen

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