[mythtv-users] FFWD and REW don't work correctly until recording is transcoded.

Joseph A. Caputo jcaputo1 at comcast.net
Wed Jul 13 17:09:11 EDT 2005

On Wednesday 13 July 2005 16:58, A wrote:
> When I'm watching a recording and I fast-forward, 3x
> speed works fine.  However, if I increase to 5x speed
> or anything faster, the recording will fast-forward
> for a few seconds and then stop.  The same is true if
> I try to rewind at any speed.
> The weird thing about this is that if I manually
> transcode the recording (I have Myth setup to *not*
> auto-transcode after recording), then fast-forward and
> rewind work fine.
> I'm running Myth 0.18.1 on Fedora Core 3.  The box is
> a combination backend/frontend and I've got two
> PVR-150s installed.
> Has anyone else run into this?  Anybody have any suggestions?

What kind of MPEG-2 decoding are you using (normal/ffmpeg, libmpeg2, or 
XvMC) ?


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