[FFmpeg-user] Recording RTSP Fails, Please help

Roger Pack rogerdpack2 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 27 01:37:00 CET 2012

On 11/21/12, FiFtHeLeMeNt <farzad.fallah at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi;
> I am trying to record a RTSP stream. I tried ffmpeg from debian squeeze
> repo
> but noticed it is very old and doesnt work properly, so I rebuilt ffmpeg
> from git repo. but still it doesnt work and after some errors and warnings
> stops forever. I would appreciate if someone could look into it. may be I
> should enable some options when trying to build ffmpeg. if it is so, please
> tell me what options I need to enable. please note I do not need any
> transcoding. only recording stream as it is.
> the stream plays fine in VLC and the codec info is :

I wonder if FFmpeg doesn't have a "circular buffer" for rtsp input (as
it does for udp input), so it can miss packets more often...anybody
have any insight here?

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