avifix man page

avifix — fix header of AVI-file

Synopsis

avifix [ -i name [ -F string ] [ -f val1,val2 ] [ -N 0x NN ] [ -b bitrate ] [ -e rate[,bits[,channels]] ] [ -a num ] [ -v ] ]

Description

avifix fixes the header of an AVI-file with the supplied parameters.

Options

-i name
Specify the name of the AVI-file.
-F string
Specify the video codec as FourCC.
Possible values are RGB, RIFF and TIFF. ???
-f val1,val2
Use this option to change the frame rate and scale information in the header of the AVI-file. Both values must not be < 0.
-N 0xnn

Use this option to change the audio format identifier in the header of the AVI-file. Here are some possible values:

0x1 PCM uncompressed audio

0x50 MPEG layer-2 aka MP2

0x55 MPEG layer-3 aka MP3

0x2000 AC3 audio

-b bitrate
Use this option to change the encoder bitrate in the header of the AVI-file. bitrate has to be given in units of kbps.
-e rate[,bits[,channels]]
Use this option to change the audio stream parameters of in the header of the AVI-file.
-a num
Use this option to change the audio stream parameters of audio track number num in the header of the AVI-file.
-v
Print version information and exit.

Examples

The command

avifix -i my_file.avi -f 30,1

changes the header of the file my_file.avi and sets the frame rate to 30 fps.

Authors

avifix was written by Thomas Oestreich
<ostreich@theorie.physik.uni-goettingen.de> with contributions from many others. See Authors for details.

See Also

avimerge(1), avisplit(1), tccat(1), tcdecode(1), tcdemux(1), tcextract(1), tcprobe(1), tcscan(1), transcode(1)

Referenced By

aviindex(1), avimerge(1), avisplit(1), avisync(1), tccat(1), tcdecode(1), tcdemux(1), tcextract(1), tcprobe(1), tcscan(1), transcode(1).

16th January 2002 avifix(1)