[Libav-user] Encoding MPEG DASH

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Fri Sep 29 00:31:38 EEST 2017

2017-09-28 18:40 GMT+02:00 Michael IV <explomaster at gmail.com>:
> Hi all.
> I have two questions:
> 1) is there any example how to encode video (h264) into MPEG DASH?
> I tried doing it with setting output file name to be with extension ".mpd"
> and
> avformat_alloc_output_context2(&mOutputFormatContext, NULL, "dash",
> filename.c_str())
> This setup produces single .mpd file and a number of video chunks with "m4s"
> extensions.

> The problem is, the video doesn't play.

Did you test with the cli to rule out a bug in FFmpeg or your
playback application?

Carl Eugen

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