[FFmpeg-user] -f mkv cannot be used, why?

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Wed Feb 17 13:50:04 CET 2016

On Wed, Feb 17, 2016 at 12:41:34 +0000, Kieran O Leary wrote:
> Is there any benefit to declaring '-f matroska' in addition to declaring
> the output container format in the form of 'output.mkv'?

No, the use of .mkv as output file extension automatically implies the
use of the matroska muxer.


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