[MPlayer-users] mencoder skipping frame messages

Malte Gell malte.gell at gmx.de
Sat Mar 15 00:36:33 CET 2008

On Samstag, 15. März 2008, Phil Oleynik wrote:
> Malte Gell wrote:
> > Hello,
> Hello
> > However, I get continueing "skipping frame!" messages when using
> > mencoder. Is "skipping frame" something that should worry one?
> No, unless the result is acceptable.
> > Can it
> > be ignored? Does it mean that informations (frames) get lost?

> Yes, frames are lost. This is because you set -ofps lower than
> source's fps.

Ok, I got it. I will make some experiments and see if the device can 
play the videos without using -ofps 18 or whether this option is really 


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