[FFmpeg-user] ffplay for audio only

Stefano Sabatini stefano.sabatini-lala at poste.it
Fri Mar 18 23:08:34 CET 2011

On date Friday 2011-03-18 17:48:46 -0400, Patrick encoded:
> I got ffplay working with -nodisp. Thanks for the heads-up on the newer fixed version.
> Is it normal functionality that when you choose -nodisp, it looses all keyboard functions like pause, seek etc?
> Is there a way to retain these controls in -nodisp mode?

Unfortunately not, since keyboard events are catched only when the SDL
window is created and in focus.
ffmpeg-user random tip #9
One minute of audio silence with ffmpeg:
ffmpeg -ar 48000 -t 60 -f s16le -acodec pcm_s16le -i /dev/zero  \
    -ab 64K -f mp2 -acodec mp2 -y silence.mp2

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