[mythtv] mythtranscode -> avi

Leo Weppelman leo at wau.mis.ah.nl
Wed Aug 11 02:45:19 EDT 2004

On Tue, Aug 10, 2004 at 11:01:53PM -0700, Chris Petersen wrote:
> >That's what I get too. It doesn't matter if you're using the gui or not,
> >it always wants the mpeg indexed. Once the index is there, it loads the
> >file in seconds.
> Which means that it's caching the index somewhere, and is a LOT of 
> overhead to just convert the AV data from an NUV container to an AVI one.

The index is written out in <file>.idx. Btw, the command to do this is:

  avidemux --index-mpeg foo.nuv foo.nuv.idx c0 --quit

[ The c0 is mp2 audio from PVRx50 ]

If I remember correctly (I'm not at home at the moment), just adding
'--save foo.avi' to the above commandline produces an avi file.


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