[Libav-user] I can not play mjpeg streams via ffplay

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu May 9 19:25:30 CEST 2013

Mert Gedik <gedikmert89 at ...> writes:

> (ffplay tries to connect/get data for 15-20 seconds then 
> it timeouts with below log.)
> $ ./ffplay

mjpeg cannot be autodetected (yet), you have to force the format:
$ ffplay -f mjpeg

To speed up playback, use -probesize 32

Carl Eugen

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