[FFmpeg-user] Fwd: Can't concat two files which were encoded the same way.
Carl Eugen Hoyos
cehoyos at ag.or.at
Sat Feb 22 23:18:56 CET 2014
Zsolt <dqeswn <at> gmail.com> writes:
> > You cannot concat two mkv files with the concat
> > protocol, please use the concat demuxer (or the
> > concat filter if you want to reencode).
> Can I ask what's the reason for this?
Only headerless formats like mpegts and mpegps work
with the concat protocol.
> I could concat and even transcode two recently
> created avi/Ut-video/PCM files into one mkv,
> using this syntax.
avi also does not work.
> (Ouch, For the other two concat variants. The first
> is mostly unworkable on windows.
Could you elaborate?
> The second is just amazingly complicated/cumbersome.)
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