[MPlayer-users] Quicktime with yv12 doesn't work (0.90)

Grigori Goronzy greg at chown.ath.cx
Fri Jul 11 04:31:26 CEST 2003

Tuukka Toivonen wrote:
> I'm trying to play quicktime (mov) file created with streamer from bttv
> capture. It's raw yv12 but still doesn't work. I'm using MPlayer 0.90
> (tried also upgrading codecs.conf from current cvs version, didn't yet try
> compiling the cvs version). Below is mplayer messages. I'm quite surprised
> if mplayer doesn't support this raw format... it works with broadcast 2000.
> Sound works, though.

You might want to supply '-vc rawyv12' to the MPlayer commandline.

BTW, you can get a list of codecs by using '-vc help'. Your file seems
to have problems because of a wrong fourcc, but I'm really not
sure, because I'm not familiar with this kind of things.


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