[FFmpeg-user] some files unplayable in WMP

Roger Pack rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 17 23:02:13 CEST 2012

On Thu, Aug 16, 2012 at 12:45 PM, Roger Pack <rogerdpack2 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Are "not playable in WMP" errors worth reporting?
> Example:
> $ ffmpeg -i sintel.mpg -vcodec copy -acodec copy out.avi
> produces a file that has working audio but not working video in WMP
> (sintel.mpg itself plays fine, out.avi plays fine in VLC).

As a follow-up note (to myself, apparently):
$ ffmpeg -f dshow -i video=screen-capture-recorder  -vcodec libx264
-an sintel2.mpg

produces a file unplayable by WMP or lacking video in VLC...

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