[MPlayer-users] Mplayer crashes when trying to play mp4 and mencoder produces garbage output when trying to transcode it

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Dec 3 12:14:40 CET 2013

Jonathan Busby <jonathanbusby <at> gmail.com> writes:

> I have a short mp4 I need to transcode to a lower 
> framerate but mplayer is producing garbage output 
> that causes it to crash when it tries to play the 
> resulting file.

Please use FFmpeg, MEncoder is not an actively 
maintained application for several years.

Regarding the crash, please upload a file that 
allows to reproduce the problem or provide a 
backtrace, disassembly and register output as 
explained on http://ffmpeg.org/bugreports.html

Carl Eugen

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