[FFmpeg-trac] #5023(avformat:reopened): Can no longer read mjpeg from Mobotix camera

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Mon Feb 8 14:09:46 CET 2016

#5023: Can no longer read mjpeg from Mobotix camera
             Reporter:  hackeron     |                    Owner:
                 Type:  defect       |                   Status:  reopened
             Priority:  important    |                Component:  avformat
              Version:  git-master   |               Resolution:
             Keywords:  mjpeg        |               Blocked By:
  mpjpeg regression                  |  Reproduced by developer:  1
             Blocking:               |
Analyzed by developer:  0            |

Comment (by w3sip):

 Replying to [comment:32 hackeron]:
 > as indeed the issue is seems to be with that camera's specific web
 server. If I put the file on my own nginx server, I am able to open
 without issues.

 It looks like Mobotix provides a MIME boundary enclosed in quotes -
 http://developer.mobotix.com/docs/mxpeg_frame.html. Uncommon, but valid
 according to RFC 2046. Other people had ran into this before -

 Having a full packet capture (including HTTP request/response) will help
 in both confirming this, fixing and verifying the fix. Please provide a
 packet capture (refer to http://www.howtogeek.com/104278/how-to-use-
 wireshark-to-capture-filter-and-inspect-packets/, if unfamiliar with

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/5023#comment:37>
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