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ffmpeg split video - 1 second delay on start

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ffmpeg split video - 1 second delay on start

Postby Hugo1 » Tue Apr 11, 2017 6:33 am


im trying to split video from raspivid and i'm still getting problem with keyframes - there is always about 1 second of frozen video on start.

I did try various suggested methods to solve this problem like using
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ffmpeg -ss 00:30 -i input_video.ts output_video.mpeg

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ffmpeg -ss 00:30 -i input_video.ts -v copy output_video.mpeg


i did use ffprobe to extract keyframes

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ffprobe -show_frames -select_streams v:0 -print_format csv start_video.ts 2>&1 | grep -n frame,video,0 | awk 'BEGIN { FS="," } { print $1 " " $5 }' | sed 's/:frame//g' | awk 'BEGIN { previous=0; frameIdx=0; size=0; } { split($2,time,"."); current=time[1]; if (current-previous >= 10){ a[frameIdx]=$1; frameIdx++; size++; previous=current;} } END { str=a[0]; for(i=1;i<size;i++) { str = str "," a[i]; } print str;}'

and then

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ffmpeg -i input_video.ts -map 0 -f segment -segment_frames 1120 prefix_%03d.mpeg

but result is always same - 1 second of frozen video on the begining. Video is about 40 seconds long.

I'm i missing something ? I even don't mind to recode video to some more friendly and easytocut codek, is there any suggested ? I don't want to loose any video/audio quality.

Im using following ffmpeg and im running it on normal notebook ( not raspberry )

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