[FFmpeg-user] ffmpeg stalls when trying to transcode live content from HD PVR

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Mon Apr 1 16:58:06 CEST 2013

Gotblade <primeair <at> gmail.com> writes:

> ffmpeg -i /dev/video0 -vcodec libx264 -preset ultrafast 
> -qp 15 -acodec copy -y filename.mkv

Complete, uncut console output missing.

Is the problem only reproducible with an external library 
(libx264) or also if you are using "-vcodec mpeg4)?
If it is only reproducible with -vcodec libx264, did you 
test the x264 executable if it also allows to reproduce 
the problem?

Carl Eugen

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