2

I am using ffmpeg to stream data to rtmp server

ffmpeg -re -i /home/mahesh/Desktop/output.mp4 -c copy -f mp4 udp://192.168.33.11:1935/live/mp4test/

For some reason it is throwing the below error

Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from '/home/mahesh/Desktop/output.mp4':
  Metadata:
    major_brand     : isom
    minor_version   : 512
    compatible_brands: isomiso2avc1mp41
    encoder         : Lavf57.71.100
  Duration: 00:00:30.04, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 1394 kb/s
    Stream #0:0(eng): Video: h264 (High) (avc1 / 0x31637661), yuv420p, 1024x960 [SAR 1:1 DAR 16:15], 1392 kb/s, 25 fps, 25 tbr, 12800 tbn, 50 tbc (default)
    Metadata:
      handler_name    : VideoHandler
[mp4 @ 0x22a1640] muxer does not support non seekable output
Could not write header for output file #0 (incorrect codec parameters ?): Invalid argument
Stream mapping:
  Stream #0:0 -> #0:0 (copy)
    Last message repeated 1 times

Cant get where I am going wrong. Please help

0

A regular MP4 can't be streamed. A fragmented MP4 can.

Basic command is

ffmpeg -re -i /home/mahesh/Desktop/output.mp4 -c copy -movflags +frag_keyframe -f mp4 udp://192.168.33.11:1935/live/mp4test/

Your Answer

By clicking "Post Your Answer", you acknowledge that you have read our updated terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy, and that your continued use of the website is subject to these policies.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.