[Ffmpeg-devel] h264 broken?

Loren Merritt lorenm
Mon Jan 9 04:35:19 CET 2006

On Fri, 6 Jan 2006, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:

> the latest h264 movies from apple.com/trailers (e.g. the high-quality HD
> for the da vinci code) don't appear to work with the ffmpeg h264
> decoder. The right of the image is totally garbled. This is also the
> case with older ffmpeg versions. Other players based on ffmpeg either
> give the same garbled image, or no image at all (and decoding errors).
> I can't make screenshots of ffplay, so no image, but just try the movies
> and you'll see...

I see such garbling when playing _anything_ bigger than 1024x* in ffplay 
(my video card doesn't support it), 
but both of the da vinci code HD trailers play correctly in mplayer.

--Loren Merritt

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