[FFmpeg-user] DELETE segments not working for HLS Push

KRISHNAKUMAR N K nk.krishnakumar at gmail.com
Fri Jul 10 11:48:41 EEST 2020

Hi Guys
I am trying to push HLS chunks to an apache webdav server. The PUT/DELETE
is working as expected when i use http, but DELETE is NOT working using *https,
*however PUT works fine though HTTPS. I am getting the following error msg
from the console. Let me know if I am missing something.

*Error Log:*
*[hls muxer @ 0x5268480] failed to delete old segment
<http://est123@example.com:8043/hlstest/media_500k_004.ts>: No such file or

*Console Logs:** https://pastebin.com/n4U2Jw76

*FFMPEG Command:*
*ffmpeg -i "udp://
-filter_complex [i:0x20c]yadif,setdar=640/360[v0] -f hls -map i:0x2e4 -af
aresample=async=1:min_hard_comp=0.100000:first_pts=0 -c:a:0 libfdk_aac
-b:a:0 64000 -ar:0 48000 -map [v0] -b:v:0 500000 -maxrate:v:0 500000
-minrate:v:0 500000 -bufsize:v:0 1000000 -s:v:0 640x360 -r:0 25
-sc_threshold 0 -pix_fmt yuv420p -flags +global_header+cgop -c:v:0 libx264
-profile:v:0 baseline -level:v:0 3.0 -preset:v:0 fast -nal-hrd cbr -g 50
-var_stream_map a:0,v:0,name:500k -master_pl_name master.m3u8
-hls_list_size 3 -hls_time 6 -hls_flags
"delete_segments+independent_segments+discont_start" -hls_segment_filename

PS: I also did the same test  with the latest ffmpeg from the git, but no


*KrishnaKumar *
*N K *

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