[MPlayer-users] mencoder pipe output
arpi at thot.banki.hu
Sun Jan 27 23:18:02 CET 2002
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
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> Any way to get mencoder to dump its output to STDOUT for easy piping? Trying
> to re-encode to mpeg2, so until mencoder supports it natively, thought that
> the easiest way would be to have mencoder output raw, then pipe that into a
> mpeg2 encoder.
impossible, as mencoder have to fill header _after_ finishing encoding.
and pipe/stdout is not seekable...
and your encoder won't accept the file until it's finished (ie. have index
and proper header)
A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team
mailto:arpi at thot.banki.hu
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