[FFmpeg-trac] #7937(documentation:closed): no explanation of return value of ffmpeg

FFmpeg trac at avcodec.org
Tue Nov 5 14:13:20 EET 2019

#7937: no explanation of return value of ffmpeg
             Reporter:  sgerwk       |                    Owner:
                 Type:  defect       |                   Status:  closed
             Priority:  minor        |                Component:
                                     |  documentation
              Version:  git-master   |               Resolution:  invalid
             Keywords:               |               Blocked By:
             Blocking:               |  Reproduced by developer:  0
Analyzed by developer:  0            |

Comment (by Cigaes):

 The standard Unix convention is 0 for success, ≠0 for failure. FFmpeg does
 not ofcially try to distinguish between the kinds of failure through the
 return code.

Ticket URL: <https://trac.ffmpeg.org/ticket/7937#comment:4>
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