[FFmpeg-user] About timestamp

Roger Pack rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Thu Jul 12 17:20:51 CEST 2012

> I am now trying to add libav* to my project, but after reading ffmpeg's
> header files, i still don't understand how to deal with timestamp(pts and
> dts).
> By calling ffmpeg with "-debug_ts", i found timestamps for my test file's
> video stream(mpeg-asp) are 1001, 2002, 3003... Do timestamps always look
> like that? Increase 1001 a step? What to do with timestamps if i want to
> splice two video files?

ffprobe -show_packets may be interesting to your research.

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