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ffmpeg – output buffer too small – solved

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Lame 3.98 is the problem.

Go to macports, search for lame, go to revision history and select the portfile for 3.97b2 (click on @16761).
Download the portfile clicking on Original Format (bottom of page).

Preferably, put the portfile in a folder. cd to the folder and run “sudo port install

Now port deactivate the 3.98 port and port activate the @3.97b2_0 one.

Now run the ffmpeg command and you should not get the output buffer small error.

(In my case, I was using ffmpeg to extract mp3 from flv. The mp3 was usable from iTunes but *not* from iPod shuffle).

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Written by totalrecall

May 17, 2010 at 12:29 pm

Posted in unix

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  1. This helped me get the status bar, the player bar that you can scroll through to look at various parts of the .flv, to actually work.

    Sam

    June 24, 2010 at 1:54 pm


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