[linux-dvb] dvb mpeg2?

Nico Sabbi Nicola.Sabbi at poste.it
Thu Jul 24 16:22:25 CEST 2008


On Thursday 24 July 2008 16:13:22 Tim Farrington wrote:

> Hi Nico,
> Yes I wondered about corrupt streams, so I watched projectx in
> action carefully.
> I need to understand it a bit more, but it found many corrupt
> timestamps while demuxing, and repaired on the run. Time will tell,
> however I have some progress,
> and I can't fault the process yet!
>
> I intend to try all of everybody's suggestions. One question - with
> mencoder why format=dvd?
>
> Regards,
> Timf

because the default is mpeg2, with too many restrictions on the
 muxrate and because sooner or later you will want to burn to dvd.
The muxrate is a bit higher, but who cares? :)
Otherwise you can use -of mpeg -mpegopts format=mpeg2:muxrate=10800
or something like that



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