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How to download and encode a video from a MPD manifest?

Regarding your FFMPEG issue, you need to build/obtain FFmpeg with --enable-libxml2 configuration enabled to correctly parse a manifest.mpd file. You can check whether your FFmpeg supports libxml2 by ...
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How to download and encode a video from a MPD manifest?

Easy youtube-dl example on macOS (in the command line Terminal; Windows supported too): $ youtube-dl -F https://bitdash-a.akamaihd.net/content/MI201109210084_1/m3u8s/f08e80da-bf1d-4e3d-8899-...
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mpeg-dash playback on ios

Dash will not playback on iOS safari. You can create an HLS manifest however and reuse the same dash assets and play that.
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Is it possible to verify if mpeg dash video was correctly transcoded

This is not an issue of the player, but it appears to be related to your Cloudfront setup and/or your S3 bucket, as it doesn't provide the required CORS configuration, therefore the player can't ...
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How to download and encode a video from a MPD manifest?

In addition to ffmpeg and youtube-dl/yt-dlp mentioned upthread, you can try streamlink -o /tmp/output.mp4 <MPD-URL> best (from https://streamlink.github.io/) vlc <MPD-URL> (from https://...
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How to convert encrypted mpeg dash created with Bento4 mp4-dash.py to MP4

After you have made concat with your method 2: You need the decryption key value (not the KID) for each track (I will not explain how to find the key value;) and then from your video and audio files ...
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DASH Live vs OnDemand profiles

I know this is an old topic but wanted to answer in case someone else is having the same question. In general, you can use both the Live and On-Demand DASH profiles for VoD content, for live content ...
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How to download and encode a video from a MPD manifest?

ffmpeg -i manifest.mpd -codec copy out.mp4 almost works. the file that is downloaded is corrupt. Only distorted colors are seen in the downloaded video.
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Dash, Hls and pure Media Source Extension chunkless options

what you are calling inline fragmented videos are just the chunks concatenated into one file, The manifest then records the start position and length of the chunk. The "billions of chunks" tend to be ...
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Simple: Can HTML5 Play a .mpd Manifest File Through Its Video Tag?

Not all browsers and mobile devices natively support MPEG-DASH ( .mpd), DASH is natively supported in Chrome (including Android 4.0+), Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 8.1, and many SmartTVs. To ...
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Simple: Can HTML5 Play a .mpd Manifest File Through Its Video Tag?

no. video tag can not play mpd, and will not do adaptative bitrate. You must write that yourself, or use a free, or commercial implementation
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