[FFmpeg-user] Help with error: "Non-monotonous DTS in output stream"

Andrey Utkin andrey.krieger.utkin at gmail.com
Mon May 13 20:57:35 CEST 2013

2013/5/13 avirex <avirex112 at hotmail.com>:
> Hello.
> I am re-streaming a Live H264/AAC stream using ffmpeg (windows).  After
> about 1 hour I'm getting the following error in the console:
... skipped...
> So you can see at that point the the DTS/PTS status message is completed
> replaced by the "Non-monotonous DTS" error.  Also notice the "current" value
> is negative and then climbs back to positive value.
> Thanks for any insight.

Well, from my own experience on RTMP streams, it really may give you
non-monotonic timestamps, so it is not a ffmpeg mistake.
The other question is - is there any problem with saved video? If
none, you may ignore this output.

Andrey Utkin

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