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

Werner Robitza werner.robitza at gmail.com
Tue Mar 26 23:10:18 CET 2013

> -err_detect explode

Thanks, but this doesn't have any effect, unfortunately.

ffmpeg -y -err_detect explode -i ~/Downloads/in.mp4 -an out.mp4 && echo
success || echo failed

Delivers "success" with otherwise the same output as above.

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