[packman] ffmpeg and webm and firefox

Manfred Tremmel manfred at links2linux.de
Sat Apr 6 18:55:34 CEST 2013

Am Samstag, 6. April 2013, 16:28:44 schrieb Hartmut:
> Every now and then I convert one of my videos into webm-format for my
> server. Those videos are played by Firefox, Chrome and Opera. Today I
> converted another video in exact the same way and it is not starting
> in FF nor can I start this video mannually. No picture is displayed
> after loading. If I forward the video 3 seconds ore more a picture is
> displayed and I can start the video and it is playing fine.
> So whats wrong? I tried converting a video already converted in
> December with the line from history of bash, so the same material is
> converted in exact the same way. result: video is not auto-playing
> anymore. So I have to asume, that a new version of ffmpeg (and/or
> libs) is the reason. Can anyone try the same and post the result here
> please. ..
> Parameters are: -c:v libvpx -q:v 2 -s 720x576 -r 25 -aspect 16:9 -c:a
> libvorbis -b:a 128k -ar 44100 -ac 2

Are you sure you are using the packman package (ffmpeg 1.0.4) and not 
e.g. the ffmpeg package from video lan?

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