[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg console output

Rhodri James rhodri at kynesim.co.uk
Wed Jul 27 12:31:42 CEST 2011

On Wed, 27 Jul 2011 08:32:42 +0100, Jonas Kuepper  
<Jonas.Kuepper at cinepostproduction.de> wrote:

> i am not really sure about this, but i think the output you see is the  
> error stream. You may try to route this to a file or /dev/null with
> ffmpeg -loglevel 0 -i zion-springdale-ad.flv 2>ffmpeg_logfile.txt
> or the like.
> This output can also be blamed for not executing ffmpeg in the  
> background because the process has no output stream to write this  
> messages to.
> But again, i didn't try this and I'm not sure.

I have tried this, and you are completely right.  The output is
the error stream, and just redirecting it in the normal manner

Rhodri James
Kynesim Ltd

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