[FFmpeg-user] How can I convert raw H264 file to the MOV or MP4 format

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Fri Apr 6 00:46:34 CEST 2012

MrAsdomar <manuel.concorsi <at> gmail.com> writes:

> fmpeg -f h264 -i raw_video_h264 -vcodec copy -f mp4
> ffm_raw_video_h264_recode.mp4

> [h264 @ 00399BC0] Could not find codec parameters (Video: h264)
> [h264 @ 00399BC0] Estimating duration from bitrate, this may be inaccurate
> video_29208_6.raw: could not find codec parameters

(The file names do not match.)

ffmpeg does not recognize the file as "h264".
Is there an application that plays your file?
Does ffmpeg -i yourfile show anything useful?

Carl Eugen

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