[Ffmpeg-devel] Does ffplay work with VLC ?

Klaas-Pieter Vlieg vlieg
Sat May 27 00:05:46 CEST 2006

I've got it to work with vlc set to http and invoking ffplay with:

However when I set vlc streaming to rtp (or udp) and invoke ffplay with:
./ffplay rtsp://  nothing happens :(

Is there something wrong with this cmd line or does vlc
require additional settings for rtsp to work?

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Fran?ois Revol [mailto:revol at free.fr] 
> Sent: Friday, May 26, 2006 5:52 PM
> To: FFMpeg development discussions and patches
> Subject: Re: [Ffmpeg-devel] Does ffplay work with VLC ?
> > With ffplay I try to play rtsp and http streams from a VLC 0.8.4a
> > server.
> > I can't make it work. Has anyone got it to work?
> > 
> > I should add that I'm trying it from Windowz ... blush.
> > I compiled ffplay with MingW and applied the network patch from 
> > Michael Kohn posted here on 3. Apr While I'm at it. Did 
> anyone manage 
> > to build ffserver with MingW ?
> There is currently a bug in the client rtsp code in ffmpeg that makes 
> it stop after 30s or so, as it doesn't send Receiver Reports. 
> It is being investigated. But either way you should still be 
> able to connect and see something 
> for a second at least.
> Fran?ois.
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