[FFmpeg-user] HLS for Apple TV?

david reid zathrasorama at gmail.com
Tue Jul 29 20:01:00 CEST 2014

On 29 Jul 2014 18:13, "Luke Davis" <l1 at newanswertech.com> wrote:
> On Tue, 29 Jul 2014, david reid wrote:
>> On Tue, Jul 29, 2014 at 5:13 PM, Luke Davis <l1 at newanswertech.com> wrote:
>>> How does this HLS behave with non-apple TV devices? (I.E. iPhones or
>> Just checking on an iPad now! Not sure why I hadn't thought of trying
>> sooner.
>> OK, so on an iPad it's working well past the point where it dies on the
>> AppleTV.
> What version of the Apple TV is it?

It's a 2.

> For the ATV version 2, -profile:v main -level 3.1 is alleged to work.
 You might look at this, and try some of the options as appropriate:

Several pages suggested baseline and 3.0 but I'll try main & 3.1

> https://trac.ffmpeg.org/wiki/Encode/H.264#iOS

I've tried a few settings, but given it's working everywhere else tinkering
seems more appropriate now :-)

>> Are you seeing any warnings or errors in the console output?
>> There are a few minor warnings, but nothing that I haven't seen before.
> But maybe they are more relevant now?

They could be. Will capture them next time I run it and post them.

> Also, what version of ffmpeg?  Maybe you mentioned that and I missed it.

I didn't. It's a bit clone from 48 hours ago.

Thanks for the replies. Will be a couple of days before I'm home and able
to do much more, so will reply then.

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