[FFmpeg-user] weston support for ffmpeg

Andy Furniss adf.lists at gmail.com
Sat Nov 11 01:39:33 EET 2017

> HI All,
> I have setup [Raspberry Pi3 + Automotive Grade Linux]
> It has weston UI instead of X11.
> How to enable weston GUI support in ffmpeg insted of X11 GUI?
> I tried --enable-weston but it doesn’t seem to be working.
> I am trying to play video using ffplay.
> but get error
> Could not initialise SDL-NO available video device
> (Did you set the DISPLAY variable)

Testing on a PC with unknown versions of wayland, weston and sdl2.

SDL_VIDEODRIVER=wayland ffplay ....

works, but scaling doesn't.

Maybe try mpv as a alternative (though I know nothing about RPi).

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