[libav-tools] MMS issue / BBS streams

Luca Barbato lu_zero at gentoo.org
Wed Aug 28 16:15:26 CEST 2013


On 28/08/13 16:00, Jacques Lemieux wrote:
> Hello --
> 
> I wish to use avconv to convert audio streams in the context of my
> Squeezebox server.
> 
> I have problems reading BBC's MMS streams.
> 
> Here is a command I run :
> 
> avconv -i
> 'mms://a1370.l3944021369.c39440.g.lm.akamaistream.net/D/1370/39440/v0001/reflector:21369?BBC-UID=35d27191939d07e424ceee0b3146ade483b5cedcf07011d4d44f59d74c72ca91&SSO2-UID='
> -force mp3 toto.mp3
> 
> Which should convert the incoming MMS stream into the mp3 file 'abc.mp3'.
> 
> However, I get the following error :
> 
> avconv version 0.8.6-4:0.8.6-0ubuntu0.12.04.1, Copyright (c) 2000-2013
> the Libav developers
>   built on Apr  2 2013 17:02:36 with gcc 4.6.3
> mms://a1370.l3944021369.c39440.g.lm.akamaistream.net/D/1370/39440/v0001/reflector:21369?BBC-UID=35d27191939d07e424ceee0b3146ade483b5cedcf07011d4d44f59d74c72ca91&SSO2-UID=:
> No such file or directory
> 
> The stream specification seems to be considered invalid by avconv,
> although this very similar command works perfectly :
> 
> mplayer
> 'mms://a1370.l3944021369.c39440.g.lm.akamaistream.net/D/1370/39440/v0001/reflector:21369?BBC-UID=35d27191939d07e424ceee0b3146ade483b5cedcf07011d4d44f59d74c72ca91&SSO2-UID='
> 
> 
> Any clue someone ?
> 

use mmst or mmsh (we should provide a shorthand with fallback I know)

lu



More information about the libav-tools mailing list