Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 2 years ago

#3720 open enhancement

Support decoding of Xunlei XV file — at Version 2

Reported by: ElDimentio Owned by:
Priority: wish Component: avformat
Version: git-master Keywords: flv
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Reproduced by developer: yes
Analyzed by developer: no

Description (last modified by Timothy Gu)

Xunlei is a major Chinese corporation with a monopoly on video downloading in China; they allow to download and play all sorts of Chinese TV shows for free but they're all in XV format, which is only supported by a video player Xunlei made. The video is H.264 video. FFmpeg cannot play this. When I try "ffmpeg -i 1.xv" I get the following:

Here is a link to 1.xv:

1.xv is 180MB, and it's supposed to be a video of about 45 minutes. Thanks!

Change History (2)

comment:1 by Timothy Gu, 7 years ago

There is a reverse engineered converter of xv -> flv (ugh) at

comment:2 by Timothy Gu, 7 years ago

Component: undeterminedavformat
Description: modified (diff)
Reproduced by developer: set
Status: newopen
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