[FFmpeg-user] Exit codes

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Mon Jul 22 10:48:09 CEST 2013

Andrew Sinclair <ajsinclair <at> gmail.com> writes:

> Can anyone tell me if there is documented somewhere 
> the different exit codes used by ffmpeg and what 
> they relate to?

No, generally, "1" means error, 123 means that several 
signals were catched and 254 has something to do with 
the error count.
I don't think you can use the exit value to interpret 
the problem (in case this was your question).

Carl Eugen

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