Tecplot 360 appears to hang at the end of movie generation running ‘tec360 &’ (running 360 in the background). This is a known issue with the FFmpeg executable, which Tecplot 360 uses to create movie files.
Include ‘-nostdin’ to the AVI, WMV, or MP4 Format Options in your tecplot.cfg file to avoid a FFmpeg hang if you’re running tec360 on Linux in the background. For example:
$!ExportSetup MPEGFormatOptions = "-nostdin -c:v libx264 -profile:v high -crf 50 -pix_fmt yuv420p" $!ExportSetup AVIFormatOptions = "-nostdin –vcodec mjpeg –q:v 5" $!ExportSetup WMVFormatOptions = "-nostdin –qscale 4"