[FFmpeg-user] wmv3+wma2.mov: Failed to open codec / Unable to parse option value "(null)" as sample format

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Fri May 5 02:33:51 EEST 2017

Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:

> 2017-05-04 2:58 GMT+02:00  <ffmpeg at zoot.org>:
> > I have a strange old video that i'd like to convert.
> > It's strange because it's a MOV file containing
> > WMA2 and WMV3. I can only play it using quicktime
> > on one old mac. It doesn't play on a recent mac
> > or on windows10.
> You have to install perian to play it.
> This is ticket #6269.
> While it is possible to implement this (needs an asf
> parser in the mov demuxer) nobody works on it and
> I am not sure it will ever be implemented.
> (Patch of course welcome!)
> Carl Eugen

Thanks Carl. I tried that but it didn't work.
Never mind.

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