Opened 4 years ago

Last modified 3 years ago

#2159 new defect

Mencoder silently quits

Reported by: gggg08@… Owned by: reimar
Priority: important Component: mencoder
Version: HEAD Severity: critical
Keywords: Cc:
Blocked By: Blocking:
Reproduced by developer: no Analyzed by developer: no

Description (last modified by reimar)

Hello. Encountered weird situation when MEncoder just quits encoding without giving any error or information. MPlayer on the other hand can play file just fine.
Command line "mencoder -demuxer mkv "path_to_file" -o temp.avi -vf ass,scale=480:272,harddup -af channels=2 -srate 44100 -oac faac -faacopts br=128:mpeg=4:object=2 -ovc x264 -ffourcc avc1 -x264encopts me=umh:level_idc=13:keyint=250:frameref=2:bframes=0:threads=auto:profile=main:rc_lookahead=60:crf=20 -aspect 16:9 -mc 0 -ass -noskip"
Files to test with (seeded torrents):
http://www.nyaa.se/?page=view&tid=486371
http://www.nyaa.se/?page=view&tid=486652
http://www.nyaa.se/?page=view&tid=486010

Change History (3)

comment:1 Changed 4 years ago by gggg08@…

  • Priority changed from normal to important

comment:2 Changed 3 years ago by reimar

  • Analyzed by developer unset
  • Description modified (diff)
  • Reproduced by developer unset

Please add full output.
Also, I cannot reproduce the issue using SVN and a cut-down command of
mencoder -o temp.avi -vf ass,scale=480:272,harddup -af channels=2 -srate 44100 -oac lavc -ovc lavc -aspect 16:9 -mc 0 -ass -noskip
(with or without -demuxer mkv makes no difference).
I would need to know whether or not you have this issue even with this command-line, and if not which option causes the issue to appear.

comment:3 Changed 3 years ago by compn

i'm guessing this is a distro mencoder crash.
compile mencoder from source or update your package, maybe use deb-multimedia repo.

does our mkv demuxer handle all h264?
try -demuxer lavf instead of -demuxer mkv...

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