[FFmpeg-cvslog] r20822 - in trunk: ffmpeg.c ffplay.c

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger
Sun Dec 20 11:03:11 CET 2009

On Sun, Dec 20, 2009 at 02:01:45AM -0200, Ramiro Polla wrote:
> By the way I agree with Stefano. FFmpeg prints out the whole help
> which is big enough to exhaust a console's buffer and the last lines
> of help don't really help much...
> Patch attached. Help on wording is welcome.

Even better would be to print a really short help, to remind the
user in case the generic syntax has slipped and they need a reminder.
"Basic usage:
ffmpeg -i <input> -vcodec <video codec> -acodec <audio codec> <output>
Use -h to get full help or even better read the man page"

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