[FFmpeg-user] FFMPEG not accepting print format string?
s.helbig at mailbox.org
Sun Jun 27 18:49:35 EEST 2021
Ok, Can give my own answer...
Something was missing before the output path: '-f segment'.
Added that and now it happily creates consecutively numbered segments-
infinitely still but the next step will be to give this a limit where
older files will be deleted.
S. Helbig via ffmpeg-user:
> I'm trying to create a CCTV recording of an IP cam.
> My input was:
> ffmpeg -loglevel debug -hide_banner -i
> 'http://192.168.2.345:678/videostream.cgi?user=USER&pwd=PWD' -y
> -segment_time 1800 -segment_format mp4 -segment_atclocktime 1 -c copy
> I was expecting 1800 second segments named recording-001.mp4,
> recording-002.mp4, recording-003.mp4...
> But FFMPEG just creates a file called 'recording-%03d.mp4'.
> Does it not like this format?
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