[mythtv] codecs

Stuart Auchterlonie stuarta at squashedfrog.net
Mon Dec 17 09:30:58 UTC 2018

On 17/12/2018 03:00, James Linder wrote:
> Hi
> sorry to trouble the list, I’ve saerched and searched but found nothing.
> I build myth from src.
> After config I get
> # External Codec Options
> mp3lame                   no
> xvid                      no
> x264                      no
> x265 (HEVC)               no
> vpx                       no
> SDL2                      no
> What are external codecs for?
> My problen in particular is that some Oz channels transmit h264 which I cannot transcode (mythtranscode fails) is this due to missing codecs?

The failure of mythtranscode on h264 content is not related
to these extra codecs.

Support for (lossless) transcode of h264 content, still need
to be written.


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