[FFmpeg-user] Using ffprobe or ffmpeg to view atom metadata

tim nicholson nichot20 at yahoo.com
Tue Sep 30 10:23:48 CEST 2014

On 25/09/14 21:05, Steve Smith wrote:
> Is there a way using ffprobe or ffmpeg to view the atom metadata that is
> viewable using the AtomicParsley utility? I have a mp4 file that is causing
> AtomicParsley to crash when I try to pull the metadata. I've opened the file
> in a hex editor and I can see the metadata values there.
> [..]

Boxdumper should do the trick for you, ffmpeg does not expose the atoms
in a user readable way, only certain extracted metadata.

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