PS3 problem playing get_iplayer h.264 videos

don rossie don.rossie at
Tue Dec 27 06:39:36 EST 2011

On 27 December 2011 04:35,  <don.rossie at> wrote:
> I tried an older version of ffmpeg on my windows 7 setup and all this did
> was to reset my ps3 (older 40gb model, also known as the fat shiny top
> model) to a shutdown state with the red power light flashing. This happened
> as soon as the video was started with the ps3 controller X button. The video
> was running from my zyxel 310 nas. The funny thing is that the same video
> works just fine on my Ipad??
> Don...
> > ________________________________
> On 27 Dec 2011 03:56, Andy Bircumshaw <andy at> wrote:
> On 22 December 2011, at 19:24, don rossie wrote:
>> ...
>> I have been reading up on this problem which is the video files play
>> at double speed with no audio and the solution seems to be to use an
>> older version of ffmpeg.
> For the record, I'm also getting this on my PS3 at the moment, using ffmpeg
> 0.7.7 on Linux.
> I'm pretty sure that Shevek has documented this in the past, but I must have
> accidentally slipped into upgrading to a buggy version.
> I never normally use my PS3 for watching iPlayer downloads now, so I have no
> idea how many videos on my NAS are affected. I'll try to test a newer
> version of ffmpeg the next few days.
> aB.
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