mpv open the video using another decoder

By dummy@example.com (sant527)

I am using mpv:

I have a mp4 file with the following codec details:

“`
ffmpeg -i input.mp4

Stream #0:0(und): Video: h264 (High) (avc1 / 0x31637661), yuv420p, 1280×534 [SAR 801:800 DAR 12:5], 899 kb/s, 24 fps, 24 tbr, 12288 tbn, 48 tbc (default)
Metadata:
handler_name : VideoHandler
Stream #0:1(und): Audio: aac (LC) (mp4a / 0x6134706D), 48000 Hz, stereo, fltp, 140 kb/s (default)
“`

Now i am trying to open the same file decoding in the lavc:rawvideo codec. I want to decode because i found in raw files its easy to navigate frames back and forth smoothly using keyboard shortcuts like “.” and “,”

so i tried:

`mpv –vd=lavc:rawvideo “input.mp4″`

but i dont think it decoded it into rawvideo.

I looking something similar to when i open a file in avidemux, it decodes the file and opens. then the file becomes very smooth to navigate

mp4 files navigation is by key frames. not so good in single frames

Source:: https://bbs.archlinux.org/viewtopic.php?id=221807&action=new


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