[Libav-user] Fwd: need tp play rtsp stream

Camera Man i.like.privacy.too at gmail.com
Mon Oct 14 10:36:50 CEST 2013

On 10/14/2013 08:00 AM, Anshul Maheshwari wrote:
> Hi guys
> I need to play an rtsp stream, whose url is something like this
> rtsp://

This is a shell issue, not an ffmpeg issue.

Add quotes (either single or double) around the URL, e.g.


Please make sure you understand how the shell interprets the special 
characters "&", "?", "*", "!", "<", ">", "$", "\" and others - and also 
how single quoting, double quoting, and escaping (e.g. "\*") differ.

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