Commit 7bd6af33 authored by Rémi Denis-Courmont's avatar Rémi Denis-Courmont
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More verbose ffmpeg encoding failure

parent a66e3c1d
......@@ -242,9 +242,23 @@ int OpenEncoder( vlc_object_t *p_this )
p_codec = avcodec_find_encoder( i_codec_id );
if( !p_codec )
msg_Err( p_enc, "cannot find encoder %s", psz_namecodec );
intf_UserFatal( p_enc, false, _("Streaming / Transcoding failed"),
_("VLC could not find encoder \"%s\"."), psz_namecodec );
msg_Err( p_enc, "cannot find encoder %s\n"
"*** Your FFMPEG installation is crippled. ***\n"
"*** Please check with your FFMPEG packager. ***\n"
"*** This is NOT a VLC media player issue. ***\n", psz_namecodec );
intf_UserFatal( p_enc, false, _("Streaming / Transcoding failed"), _(
/* I have had enough of all these MPEG-3 transcoding bug reports.
* Downstream packager, you had better not patch this out, or I will be really
* annoyed. Think about it - you don't want to fork the VLC translation files,
* do you? -- Courmisch, 2008-10-22 */
"It seems your FFMPEG (libavcodec) installation lacks the following encoder:\n"
"If you don't know how to fix this, ask for support from your distribution.\n"
"This is not an error inside VLC media player.\n"
"Do not contact the VideoLAN project about this issue.\n"),
psz_namecodec );
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