[FFmpeg-user] -f segment does not seem to be working
lou at lrcd.com
Mon Mar 31 23:37:53 CEST 2014
On Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:28:34 -0500
Michael Hipp <michael at redmule.com> wrote:
> I'm attempting to segment an incoming mp3 audio stream:
> ffmpeg -i udp://126.96.36.199:5000 -acodec copy -f segment -segment_time 5 out%03d.mp3
> The audio records fine but it never segments. The one file (out000.mp3) just
> grows and grows.
> What am I doing wrong?
> I'm using ffpmeg as ships with ubuntu 12.04 (version
As of 13.10 Ubuntu does not include ffmpeg from FFmpeg. The version you
are using is from a fork of FFmpeg. This mailing list only supports
stuff from FFmpeg.
You can try using a recent build of ffmpeg:
Or of course you can always compile ffmpeg.
If you don't want to try either of those then you'll have to consult
the help resources of your distro or the fork.
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