[FFmpeg-user] Issue with encoding and rotating

Lou lou at lrcd.com
Thu Nov 15 07:40:29 CET 2012

On Wed, 14 Nov 2012 10:23:27 +0200
Igor Y <igory at sjinnovation.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I am using this version of ffmpeg:
> FFmpeg version SVN-r26381, Copyright (c) 2000-2011 the FFmpeg developers

This is incredibly old and unsupported. It is from 2011-01-19 and as of
now there have been at least 20378 additional commits to the source
code since r26381. Development is active and usage of recent ffmpeg is

> built on Jan 15 2011 17:39:05 with gcc 4.1.2 20080704 (Red Hat 4.1.2-48)

This guide may be of interest to you if you need help compiling:

Alternatively you can try the static binaries. See the ffmpeg.org
download page at http://ffmpeg.org/download.html

> I am trying to rotate and encode video with codec H.264 next line:
> ffmpeg -i $some_video -y -vcodec libx264 -vpre medium -sameq -vf
> "transpose=1"  $new_video 2>&1

Do not use -sameq: http://superuser.com/a/478550/110524

> And it runs without errors. it return:
> But when I play video it played without pictures only audio.

What are you using to play the output? How do you know your player is
not the issue?

> Can someone help me with that issue?

I doubt further help can be provided unless you use a supported version
of ffmpeg.

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