[mythtv] Anyone working on direct MPEG2 encoding?
mythtv at functionalfuture.com
Thu Jan 1 19:26:41 EST 2004
For testing I've been using mencoder (rc3 has the latest stuff) and the
You can use "-ovc lavc -lavcopts vcodec=mpeg2video ..."
I don't have my exact settings in front of me at the moment but I was
encoding real-time on my 800 Mhz P3 system at about 50% CPU usage. Not
super high-quality (320x240) but the usage was about the same as mpeg4
with similar settings.
On Thu, 1 Jan 2004, Chris Petersen wrote:
> > I'd like to encode directly to MPEG2 off my bttv card so that I can use
> > the PVR350's hardware decoder for output. Now that ffmpeg supports mpeg2
> > encoding are there any plans to add that as a direct encoding target?
> woah, ffmpeg supports mpeg2 encoding?!?! This is incredible news! I
> guess I need to figure out how to use it now, since it could very well
> be WAY better than mpeg2enc and would make nuvexport all the better.
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