[Ffmpeg-devel] -ss having trouble with VOB file: bug?

Måns Rullgård mru
Thu Apr 20 19:03:01 CEST 2006

Rodrigo Severo said:
> On 4/21/06, Erik Slagter <erik at slagter.name> wrote:
>> On Fri, 2006-04-21 at 07:44 +0000, Rodrigo Severo wrote:
>> > > Looks like a damaged input file (or less probable: a libavcodec bug).
>> >
>> > Yeah I believe there is something strange with the input file but as
>> > transcode has no problem seeking inside this same file, I thought I
>> > should report it.
>> Transcode and seeking? I guess you mean encoding from a certain offset,
>> ok.
> You are right, I mean enconding from a certain offset.
>> IIRC transcode uses libmpeg2 to decode mpeg2 while ffmpeg uses
>> libavcodec. The latter might be more strict in it's decoding.
> It can be but both xine and mplayer can play this same VOB file.
> Neither of them use libavcodec?
> BTW, I can send a piece of the VOB file if there is someone interested.

A sample could certainly be useful.  Please upload one.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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