[mythtv-users] Recordings to DVD
atd7 at cornell.edu
Thu Feb 12 13:36:34 EST 2004
Quoting Greg <geflatt at hfx.eastlink.ca>:
> J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
> > Greg wrote:
> >> J. Donavan Stanley wrote:
> >>> Myth has transcoded from MPEG2 to MPEG4 for quite some time now...
> >>> MPlayer seems to play them fine.
> >> I've know that Myth has be able to transcode from MPEG2 to MPEG4 for
> >> a while now, but I am not able to play transcode files in Mplayer.
> >> This morning I attempted to play a transcode MPEG4 file in Mplayer
> >> and Xine to see if something changed, but I am still unable to play
> >> the file. I remember the patch for Mplayer that allow this.... If
> >> there is something I'm missing I'd sure like to know it.... =_)
> > Odd, I tried the same experiment earlier and had no issues...
> Darn, was kinda hoping you knew something I didn't... =_(
Maybe your copy of Mplayer is missing a codec?
There are 29734190213790 different MPEG4 variants in existence. Some playback
codecs support more of them than others...
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