[theora-dev] can not encode a raw video file with "encoder_example"

Ralph Giles giles at xiph.org
Thu Aug 30 12:23:57 PDT 2007

On Thu, Aug 30, 2007 at 04:43:15PM +0530, janaka priyadarshana wrote:

> Input file file_1.yuv is neither a WAV nor YUV4MPEG2 file.

These are the only formats supported by encoder_example, so it is not 
possible to encode your raw yuv file.

You can either munge it yourself, or run it through mplayer to generate 
a y4m file. Try something like 'mplayer -vo yuv4mpeg file.yuv'.

Hope that helps,

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