[FFmpeg-user] Reading from an ipcam via HTTP and streaming to a file

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Wed Mar 2 16:59:25 CET 2016

John Baker <jbaker <at> dryfish.org.uk> writes:

> Saving to: ‘videostream.cgi.1’

Please show ffmpeg -i output for the saved file.

> Here's my attempt at ffmpeg command line usage, but given it 
> won't work, I'd be grateful if someone could correct me. I've 
> copied it from an online example and am not sure if I need 
> all the parameters.

(The parameters look horribly broken.)

> ffmpeg version 2.7.6-0ubuntu0.15.10.1

Please test current FFmpeg git head (nothing else is supported 
here), see https://www.ffmpeg.org/download.html for binaries.

Carl Eugen

More information about the ffmpeg-user mailing list