[Fwd: Re: [linux-dvb] dvb-t stream in mpeg-4]

Soyeb Aswat soyeb at btinternet.com
Sun Jun 4 19:41:41 CEST 2006

On Sun, 2006-06-04 at 10:30 +0100, Mario Rossi wrote:
> >if you compiled vlc with a recent ffmpeg svn (2 or 3 days ago), you .
> >could try this in vlc :
> >settings->preferences
> >then input/codec->other codecs->ffmpeg
> >check advanced options and select ALL for skip the loop filter for h264
> >decoding
> I've tried it, but I cannot see any difference.
> I'm trying with latest ffmpeg svn and vlc 0.8.5.
> I'm in London and BBC HD only shows the first frame, while ITV HD
> shows very noisy images for a couple of seconds and then it crashes.
> So far, what is the best way to see the new DVB HD? vlc, mplayer or
> some other combination?

Use vlc to save a ts
use mencoder to reencode to say a very high bit-rate mpeg
play using mplayer :)



p.s. ITV, C4, and five are currently only showing a static picture
saying programming will start on June 9th.  BBC has a rolling feed of

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