[FFmpeg-user] How can I make ffmpeg stop on broken input?

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Mon Mar 25 20:59:27 CET 2013

Werner Robitza <werner.robitza <at> gmail.com> writes:

> Can I make ffmpeg stop on that, or otherwise reliably check 
> for an encoding process where something went wrong?

(You mean a decoding process.)

-err_detect explode
but since this is a very rarely wanted feature, it is not 
unlikely that it does not always work as expected.
Consider testing and reporting.

Carl Eugen

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