[FFmpeg-user] overlay and drawtext

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Thu Jan 24 22:24:38 CET 2013

jacky <renaux.jacky <at> orange.fr> writes:

> ffmpeg -i smptebars.flv -i uad.png -filter_complex 
> "[0][1]overlay[b];[b] drawtext=fontsize=20:
> fontfile=C:/WINDOWS/Fonts/ARIAL.TTF:=text=hello 

I suspect there is a problem with the escaping 
of ":" in "C:", either try "C\\:" or copy ARIAL.TTF 
into your current directory.

(And I wonder if "=text=hello" is really the 
correct syntax.)

Carl Eugen

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