[FFmpeg-user] getting some xml-ish dump while ffprobing a media file's metadata?
mark at mdsh.com
Sat Dec 31 20:59:04 CET 2011
On 31/12/11 19:53, Albretch Mueller wrote:
> Stefano, last two things (I hope ;-))
> 1) mixing plain and xml-structured text is not that "useful". If user
> wants xml output, this is what she/he wants
I don't think it's mixed.
XML output is on stdout and "text" output is on stderr.
Try your command again, but redirect the output to a file
ffprobe -show_streams -show_format -print_format xml
the console will contain the "text" part, and the file "output.xml" will
contain the XML.
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