[FFmpeg-user] Unable to find a suitable output format for 'libx264'

Lou lou at lrcd.com
Tue Feb 19 19:40:10 CET 2013

On Tue, 19 Feb 2013 23:37:46 +0530
Antony Peiris <acct_reg at fireslug.com> wrote:

> Running the following command, I get the following error...
> ffmpeg -y -i test.mov -filter:v -c:v libx264 -preset:v slow -profile:v baseline -x264opts "level=3.0:vbv-maxrate=750:vbv-bufsize=3750:ref=1" -b:v 500k -r:v 25/1 -force_fps -movflags faststart -c:a aac -b:a 80k -pass 2 test_new.mp4

You include "-filter:v", yet have no filter is named causing ffmpeg to
assume that your output file is named "libx264".

For future reference you will get an answer faster if you include the
complete console output.

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