[mythtv-users] Re: MPEG2 cutting script complete

James L. Paul james at mauiguru.com
Fri Aug 20 13:24:02 EDT 2004

On Thursday 19 August 2004 08:23, Gavin Hurlbut wrote:
> Sorry, my machine ate a few mailing list digests, so I'm replying without
> the original...
> This is a reply to james at mauiguru...
> The version of transcode I'm using is 0.6.12-10 from FC1 apt-get...  I was
> not aware that that option's not in the older version, that's unfortunate. 
> You will likely have best luck with a newer version of transcode and tools.

I updated to the latest, 0.6.12, directly from the project site.
Now, mpeg2cut results in this:

Filename "/opt/mythtv//1070_20040730160000_20040730170000.nuv"
OutFile "Great Biker Build-Off - Russ Mitchell vs. Eddie Trotta.mpg"
Last GOP index 7187
Cutlist "-19059 22666-24851 31237-51762 57767-72955 80824-93036 103157-106890 
Finding the AV Offset to use with lvemux:0
Finding framerate:29.970
Last Frame 107805
Indexing the file with avidemux2
Cutting out commercials with avidemux2
/usr/local/bin/mpeg2cut: line 117: 10273 Aborted                 nice -n 19 
avidemux2 --load-workbench ${BASENAME}.cut --audio-codec MP2 --save-raw-video 
${BASENAME}.m2v --save-raw-audio ${BASENAME}.mp2 --quit 2>/dev/null 
Remultiplexing video
GOP timestamps will be rebuild
ERROR: opening A/V streams (0/1)
Cleaning up
rm: cannot lstat `1070_20040730160000_20040730170000.mp2': No such file or 

I haven't dug into this further yet to find out why can't open the A/V streams 
and breaks, but it's certainly not working for me.

> Sorry about that.
> Gavin

Thanks for the response.

More information about the mythtv-users mailing list