[gst-devel] Mpeg-encode-error

Jan Schmidt thaytan at mad.scientist.com
Tue Jun 10 21:07:13 CEST 2003

<quote who="k krishnaprasad">

>  2) gst-launch dv1394src ! mpeg2enc ! filesink
>  location=/tmp/test/vid.mpeg

If you use gst-inspect on the dv1394src, you will find that it does not
output video frames - it produces an encoded DV stream off the firewire.

You need to decode that stream first. Something like (for 0.6 gstreamer):

gst-launch dv1394src ! dvdec video! mpeg2enc ! filesink

Jan Schmidt                                  thaytan at mad.scientist.com

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