[MPlayer-users] Playing a raw MPEG4-ES file (extracted from RTP packets)

Nico Sabbi Nicola.Sabbi at poste.it
Wed Apr 23 17:52:39 CEST 2008

On Wednesday 23 April 2008 17:19:46 daniel åkerud wrote:
> Hello, I have an wireshark (ethereal) log from an RTP session with
> MPEG4 simple profile video. I have extracted the complete data from
> wireshark and removed all the headers (ip/udp/rtp), and written
> this to a file. What is required to play this file? Do I have to
> create a container for this data to be able to play it, or can I
> provide all nesseccary information like picture-size, fps, etc to
> mplayer? Thanks a lot.
> /D

you have an undigestable blob ;)
Uness you are very lucky the stream won't have
the necessary startcodes and headers, try to post the output of
$ od -t x1 -v -N 2048 FILE

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