[FFmpeg-user] Problem with setting ffprobe writer options for xml output

Rhodri James rhodri at kynesim.co.uk
Mon Jul 2 17:59:08 CEST 2012

On Mon, 02 Jul 2012 16:33:12 +0100, Tschöpel, Sebastian  
<sebastian.tschoepel at iais.fraunhofer.de> wrote:

> According to the documentation it is also possible to get qualified and  
> xsd compliant XML by passing the arguments:
> 'fully_qualified, q'
> 'xsd_compliant, x'
> to the writer.
> My problem is: I have no idea how to set those parameters. Having given  
> the hint from the documentation "-print_format  
> writer_name[=writer_options]"
> I tried various things such as:
> -print_format:x=1 xml
> -print_format xml:x=1
> -print_format xml x=1
> -print_foramt xml[x=1]
> ...

The XML-specific documentation then states:

'This writer accepts options as a list of key=value pairs, separated by  

Did you try

   -print_format xml=x=1


   -print_format xml="x=1"

if you're feeling paranoid?

Rhodri James
Kynesim Ltd

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