[vlc-devel] streaming ffmpeg's video

Rémi Denis-Courmont rdenis at simphalempin.com
Mon Dec 8 14:00:20 CET 2008

On Mon, 08 Dec 2008 11:30:39 +0100, Sébastien Escudier
<sebastien-devel at celeos.eu> wrote:
> Why can't vlc stream out ffmpeg's encoded video ?
> I can read the video correctly with vlc.

For some reason, the VLC FFMPEG plugins have plenty of different FOURCC for
the same codecs. Don't ask me why, as I know jack about FFMPEG. Of course,
the stream output chain cannot keep track of all of these, and explodes.

And no, there does not seem to be any list of VLC FOURCC's that I could

Rémi Denis-Courmont

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