Opened 5 years ago

Closed 5 years ago

#2118 closed defect (worksforme)

Reading option: -b:a is -b:a' ... matched as option 'b' (video bitrate (please use -b:v)) with argument '128k'

Reported by: natsmith52 Owned by:
Priority: normal Component: undetermined
Version: unspecified Keywords:
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Reproduced by developer: no
Analyzed by developer: no

Description (last modified by cehoyos)

-report:
Using -b:a to set the audio; is reported to match to the video -b; even though is is actually being use correctly by the audio codec. Output is OK.
-ab no longer appears to work; but many examples still show it.

Log:

ffmpeg started on 2013-01-07 at 07:16:08
Report written to "ffmpeg-20130107-071608.log"
Command line:
ffmpeg -i "Adorable cat girl Japanese advert.mp4" -report -target ntsc-dvd -b_strategy 1 -bf 2 -acodec mp2 -b:a 128k "J:\\video\\Adorable cat girl Japanese advert -report -target ntsc-dvd -b_strategy 1 -bf 2 -acodec mp2 -b#a 128k.mpg"
ffmpeg version N-48459-g498e1c6 Copyright (c) 2000-2013 the FFmpeg developers
  built on Jan  4 2013 17:28:27 with gcc 4.7.2 (GCC)
  configuration: --enable-gpl --enable-version3 --disable-w32threads --enable-avisynth --enable-bzlib --enable-fontconfig --enable-frei0r --enable-gnutls --enable-libass --enable-libbluray --enable-libcaca --enable-libfreetype --enable-libgsm --enable-libmp3lame --enable-libopencore-amrnb --enable-libopencore-amrwb --enable-libopenjpeg --enable-libopus --enable-librtmp --enable-libschroedinger --enable-libtheora --enable-libtwolame --enable-libvo-aacenc --enable-libvo-amrwbenc --enable-libvorbis --enable-libvpx --enable-libx264 --enable-libxavs --enable-libxvid --enable-zlib
  libavutil      52. 13.100 / 52. 13.100
  libavcodec     54. 85.101 / 54. 85.101
  libavformat    54. 59.103 / 54. 59.103
  libavdevice    54.  3.102 / 54.  3.102
  libavfilter     3. 30.104 /  3. 30.104
  libswscale      2.  1.103 /  2.  1.103
  libswresample   0. 17.102 /  0. 17.102
  libpostproc    52.  2.100 / 52.  2.100
Splitting the commandline.
Reading option '-i' ... matched as input file with argument 'Adorable cat girl Japanese advert.mp4'.
Reading option '-report' ... matched as option 'report' (generate a report) with argument '1'.
Reading option '-target' ... matched as option 'target' (specify target file type ("vcd", "svcd", "dvd", "dv", "dv50", "pal-vcd", "ntsc-svcd", ...)) with argument 'ntsc-dvd'.
Reading option '-b_strategy' ... matched as AVOption 'b_strategy' with argument '1'.
Reading option '-bf' ... matched as AVOption 'bf' with argument '2'.
Reading option '-acodec' ... matched as option 'acodec' (force audio codec ('copy' to copy stream)) with argument 'mp2'.
****Reading option '-b:a' ... matched as option 'b' (video bitrate (please use -b:v)) with argument '128k'.
Reading option 'J:\video\Adorable cat girl Japanese advert -report -target ntsc-dvd -b_strategy 1 -bf 2 -acodec mp2 -b#a 128k.mpg' ... matched as output file.
Finished splitting the commandline.
Parsing a group of options: global .
Applying option report (generate a report) with argument 1.
Successfully parsed a group of options.
Parsing a group of options: input file Adorable cat girl Japanese advert.mp4.
Successfully parsed a group of options.
Opening an input file: Adorable cat girl Japanese advert.mp4.
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 024b8e20] Format mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 probed with size=2048 and score=100
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 024b8e20] ISO: File Type Major Brand: isom
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 024b8e20] File position before avformat_find_stream_info() is 1283320
[h264 @ 024bfbe0] Using externally provided dimensions
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 024b8e20] All info found
rfps: 29.583333 0.016682
rfps: 29.583333 0.016682
rfps: 29.666667 0.009429
rfps: 29.666667 0.009429
rfps: 29.750000 0.004243
rfps: 29.750000 0.004243
rfps: 29.833333 0.001125
rfps: 29.833333 0.001125
rfps: 29.916667 0.000075
rfps: 30.000000 0.001092
rfps: 30.083333 0.004177
rfps: 30.166667 0.009330
rfps: 30.250000 0.016550
rfps: 59.500000 0.016972
rfps: 59.500000 0.016972
rfps: 59.583333 0.009702
rfps: 59.583333 0.009702
rfps: 59.666667 0.004500
rfps: 59.666667 0.004500
rfps: 59.750000 0.001365
rfps: 59.833333 0.000298
rfps: 59.916667 0.001299
rfps: 60.000000 0.004368
rfps: 29.970030 0.000488
rfps: 59.940060 0.001952
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 024b8e20] File position after avformat_find_stream_info() is 76765
Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from 'Adorable cat girl Japanese advert.mp4':
  Metadata:
    major_brand     : isom
    minor_version   : 512
    compatible_brands: isomiso2avc1mp41
    encoder         : Lavf54.22.104
  Duration: 00:00:15.01, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 684 kb/s
    Stream #0:0(und), 41, 1/1000: Video: h264 (Main) (avc1 / 0x31637661), yuv420p, 720x480 [SAR 1:1 DAR 3:2], 545 kb/s, 29.92 fps, 29.92 tbr, 1k tbn, 59.83 tbc
    Metadata:
      handler_name    : VideoHandler
    Stream #0:1(und), 58, 1/44100: Audio: aac (mp4a / 0x6134706D), 44100 Hz, stereo, fltp, 128 kb/s
    Metadata:
      handler_name    : SoundHandler
Successfully openened the file.
Parsing a group of options: output file J:\video\Adorable cat girl Japanese advert -report -target ntsc-dvd -b_strategy 1 -bf 2 -acodec mp2 -b#a 128k.mpg.
Applying option target (specify target file type ("vcd", "svcd", "dvd", "dv", "dv50", "pal-vcd", "ntsc-svcd", ...)) with argument ntsc-dvd.
Applying option acodec (force audio codec ('copy' to copy stream)) with argument mp2.
Applying option b:a (video bitrate (please use -b:v)) with argument 128k.
Successfully parsed a group of options.
Opening an output file: J:\video\Adorable cat girl Japanese advert -report -target ntsc-dvd -b_strategy 1 -bf 2 -acodec mp2 -b#a 128k.mpg.
Successfully openened the file.
[buffer @ 02946620] Setting entry with key 'video_size' to value '720x480'
[buffer @ 02946620] Setting entry with key 'pix_fmt' to value '0'
[buffer @ 02946620] Setting entry with key 'time_base' to value '1/1000'
[buffer @ 02946620] Setting entry with key 'pixel_aspect' to value '1/1'
[buffer @ 02946620] Setting entry with key 'sws_param' to value 'flags=2'
[buffer @ 02946620] Setting entry with key 'frame_rate' to value '359/12'
[graph 0 input from stream 0:0 @ 025ab380] w:720 h:480 pixfmt:yuv420p tb:1/1000 fr:359/12 sar:1/1 sws_param:flags=2
[scale @ 025ab300] Setting 'w' to value '720'
[scale @ 025ab300] Setting 'h' to value '480'
[scale @ 025ab300] Setting 'flags' to value '0x4'
[scaler for output stream 0:0 @ 025ab4a0] w:720 h:480 flags:'0x4' interl:0
[scaler for output stream 0:0 @ 025ab4a0] w:720 h:480 fmt:yuv420p sar:1/1 -> w:720 h:480 fmt:yuv420p sar:1/1 flags:0x4
[abuffer @ 029466a0] Setting entry with key 'time_base' to value '1/44100'
[abuffer @ 029466a0] Setting entry with key 'sample_rate' to value '44100'
[abuffer @ 029466a0] Setting entry with key 'sample_fmt' to value 'fltp'
[abuffer @ 029466a0] Setting entry with key 'channel_layout' to value '0x3'
[graph 1 input from stream 0:1 @ 02a04060] tb:1/44100 samplefmt:fltp samplerate:44100 chlayout:0x3
[aformat @ 025cef00] Setting entry with key 'sample_fmts' to value 's16'
[aformat @ 025cef00] Setting entry with key 'sample_rates' to value '48000'
[aformat @ 025cef00] Setting entry with key 'channel_layouts' to value '0x4,0x3'
[audio format for output stream 0:1 @ 025cef40] auto-inserting filter 'auto-inserted resampler 0' between the filter 'Parsed_anull_0' and the filter 'audio format for output stream 0:1'
[auto-inserted resampler 0 @ 025ceba0] chl:stereo fmt:fltp r:44100Hz -> chl:stereo fmt:s16 r:48000Hz
[mpeg2video @ 024b5020] detected 2 logical cores
[mpeg2video @ 024b5020] intra_quant_bias = 96 inter_quant_bias = 0
[h264 @ 024bfbe0] detected 2 logical cores
Output #0, dvd, to 'J:\video\Adorable cat girl Japanese advert -report -target ntsc-dvd -b_strategy 1 -bf 2 -acodec mp2 -b#a 128k.mpg':
  Metadata:
    major_brand     : isom
    minor_version   : 512
    compatible_brands: isomiso2avc1mp41
    encoder         : Lavf54.59.103
    Stream #0:0(und), 0, 1/90000: Video: mpeg2video, yuv420p, 720x480 [SAR 1:1 DAR 3:2], q=2-31, 6000 kb/s, 90k tbn, 29.97 tbc
    Metadata:
      handler_name    : VideoHandler
****    Stream #0:1(und), 0, 1/90000: Audio: mp2, 48000 Hz, stereo, s16, 128 kb/s
    Metadata:
      handler_name    : SoundHandler
Stream mapping:
  Stream #0:0 -> #0:0 (h264 -> mpeg2video)
  Stream #0:1 -> #0:1 (aac -> mp2)
Press [q] to stop, [?] for help
[h264 @ 02897020] Using externally provided dimensions
[dvd @ 02752020] First SCR: 0 First DTS: 45000
frame=   57 fps=0.0 q=2.0 size=     354kB time=00:00:01.95 bitrate=1481.3kbits/s    
frame=  120 fps=116 q=2.5 size=    1022kB time=00:00:04.06 bitrate=2057.2kbits/s    
frame=  178 fps=116 q=2.5 size=    1404kB time=00:00:05.99 bitrate=1920.0kbits/s    
frame=  243 fps=120 q=2.5 size=    1848kB time=00:00:08.17 bitrate=1852.1kbits/s    
*** 1 dup!
frame=  310 fps=122 q=2.0 size=    2408kB time=00:00:10.38 bitrate=1900.1kbits/s dup=1 drop=0    
frame=  377 fps=124 q=2.5 size=    2984kB time=00:00:12.61 bitrate=1938.0kbits/s dup=1 drop=0    
frame=  447 fps=127 q=2.0 size=    3420kB time=00:00:14.91 bitrate=1878.0kbits/s dup=1 drop=0    
EOF on sink link output stream 0:0:default.
[output stream 0:1 @ 02a04200] EOF on sink link output stream 0:1:default.
No more output streams to write to, finishing.
frame=  450 fps=126 q=2.5 Lsize=    3442kB time=00:00:14.98 bitrate=1882.1kbits/s dup=1 drop=0    

video:3086kB audio:234kB subtitle:0 global headers:0kB muxing overhead 3.674821%
[AVIOContext @ 024b9a00] Statistics: 1333297 bytes read, 2 seeks

Change History (3)

comment:1 in reply to: ↑ description Changed 5 years ago by cehoyos

Replying to natsmith52:

-ab no longer appears to work; but many examples still show it.

I tested the following:

$ ffmpeg -i fate-suite/svq3/Vertical400kbit.sorenson3.mov -ab 64k out64.mp2
ffmpeg version N-48552-g07f22d0 Copyright (c) 2000-2013 the FFmpeg developers
  built on Jan  7 2013 01:08:38 with gcc 4.7 (SUSE Linux)
  configuration: --enable-gpl --disable-indev=jack
  libavutil      52. 13.100 / 52. 13.100
  libavcodec     54. 86.100 / 54. 86.100
  libavformat    54. 59.106 / 54. 59.106
  libavdevice    54.  3.102 / 54.  3.102
  libavfilter     3. 32.100 /  3. 32.100
  libswscale      2.  1.103 /  2.  1.103
  libswresample   0. 17.102 /  0. 17.102
  libpostproc    52.  2.100 / 52.  2.100
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 0x1ef8840] max_analyze_duration 5000000 reached at 5000998
Guessed Channel Layout for  Input Stream #0.1 : mono
Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from 'fate-suite/svq3/Vertical400kbit.sorenson3.mov':
  Metadata:
    creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
    title           : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    title-eng       : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    artist          : Logan Kelsey
    artist-eng      : Logan Kelsey
    copyright       : © Vertical Online 2001
    copyright-eng   : © Vertical Online 2001
    encoder         : Sorenson Video 3
    encoder-eng     : Sorenson Video 3
  Duration: 00:00:43.58, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 580 kb/s
    Stream #0:0(eng): Video: svq3 (SVQ3 / 0x33515653), yuvj420p, 320x240, 391 kb/s, 30.02 fps, 30 tbr, 600 tbn, 600 tbc
    Metadata:
      creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
      handler_name    : Apple Alias Data Handler
    Stream #0:1(eng): Audio: adpcm_ima_qt (ima4 / 0x34616D69), 44100 Hz, mono, s16p, 176 kb/s
    Metadata:
      creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
      handler_name    : Apple Alias Data Handler
Output #0, mp2, to 'out64.mp2':
  Metadata:
    encoder-eng     : Sorenson Video 3
    title           : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    title-eng       : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    artist          : Logan Kelsey
    artist-eng      : Logan Kelsey
    copyright       : © Vertical Online 2001
    copyright-eng   : © Vertical Online 2001
    encoder         : Lavf54.59.106
    Stream #0:0(eng): Audio: mp2, 44100 Hz, mono, s16, 64 kb/s
    Metadata:
      creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
      handler_name    : Apple Alias Data Handler
Stream mapping:
  Stream #0:1 -> #0:0 (adpcm_ima_qt -> mp2)
Press [q] to stop, [?] for help
Multiple frames in a packet from stream 1
size=     341kB time=00:00:43.58 bitrate=  64.0kbits/s
video:0kB audio:341kB subtitle:0 global headers:0kB muxing overhead 0.000000%
$ ffmpeg -i fate-suite/svq3/Vertical400kbit.sorenson3.mov -ab 128k out128.mp2
ffmpeg version N-48552-g07f22d0 Copyright (c) 2000-2013 the FFmpeg developers
  built on Jan  7 2013 01:08:38 with gcc 4.7 (SUSE Linux)
  configuration: --enable-gpl --disable-indev=jack
  libavutil      52. 13.100 / 52. 13.100
  libavcodec     54. 86.100 / 54. 86.100
  libavformat    54. 59.106 / 54. 59.106
  libavdevice    54.  3.102 / 54.  3.102
  libavfilter     3. 32.100 /  3. 32.100
  libswscale      2.  1.103 /  2.  1.103
  libswresample   0. 17.102 /  0. 17.102
  libpostproc    52.  2.100 / 52.  2.100
[mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2 @ 0x2342840] max_analyze_duration 5000000 reached at 5000998
Guessed Channel Layout for  Input Stream #0.1 : mono
Input #0, mov,mp4,m4a,3gp,3g2,mj2, from 'fate-suite/svq3/Vertical400kbit.sorenson3.mov':
  Metadata:
    creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
    title           : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    title-eng       : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    artist          : Logan Kelsey
    artist-eng      : Logan Kelsey
    copyright       : © Vertical Online 2001
    copyright-eng   : © Vertical Online 2001
    encoder         : Sorenson Video 3
    encoder-eng     : Sorenson Video 3
  Duration: 00:00:43.58, start: 0.000000, bitrate: 580 kb/s
    Stream #0:0(eng): Video: svq3 (SVQ3 / 0x33515653), yuvj420p, 320x240, 391 kb/s, 30.02 fps, 30 tbr, 600 tbn, 600 tbc
    Metadata:
      creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
      handler_name    : Apple Alias Data Handler
    Stream #0:1(eng): Audio: adpcm_ima_qt (ima4 / 0x34616D69), 44100 Hz, mono, s16p, 176 kb/s
    Metadata:
      creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
      handler_name    : Apple Alias Data Handler
Output #0, mp2, to 'out128.mp2':
  Metadata:
    encoder-eng     : Sorenson Video 3
    title           : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    title-eng       : Vertical Online SV3 Demo
    artist          : Logan Kelsey
    artist-eng      : Logan Kelsey
    copyright       : © Vertical Online 2001
    copyright-eng   : © Vertical Online 2001
    encoder         : Lavf54.59.106
    Stream #0:0(eng): Audio: mp2, 44100 Hz, mono, s16, 128 kb/s
    Metadata:
      creation_time   : 2001-03-20 16:17:18
      handler_name    : Apple Alias Data Handler
Stream mapping:
  Stream #0:1 -> #0:0 (adpcm_ima_qt -> mp2)
Press [q] to stop, [?] for help
Multiple frames in a packet from stream 1
size=     681kB time=00:00:43.58 bitrate= 128.0kbits/s
video:0kB audio:681kB subtitle:0 global headers:0kB muxing overhead 0.000000%

So it appears to me -ab is working fine.
Or do I miss something?

comment:2 Changed 5 years ago by cehoyos

  • Description modified (diff)

comment:3 Changed 5 years ago by cehoyos

  • Resolution set to worksforme
  • Status changed from new to closed

Please reopen if I miss something and the ticket is reproducible.

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