[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg does nothing but using CPU

Cecil Westerhof Cecil at decebal.nl
Thu Oct 22 13:16:54 EEST 2020

Edward Park <kumowoon1025 at gmail.com> writes:

> Hi,
>>> just remove the redirection and look how to avoid that situation
>> Nope, I just added -nostdin.
> But doesn’t that redirection just count as that process having another
> file open? I think with ionice -c3 it might make a difference, unless
> -nostdin also is silent

It is a batch script. I do not want the output to the terminal, but I
do want the output in a log-file.

By using -nostdin I circumvent the possibility that ffmpeg expects
input from stdin. (Whay you do not want from a batch script.)

Cecil Westerhof
Senior Software Engineer
LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/cecilwesterhof

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