[mythtv-users] problem with nuvexport

Lonnie Borntreger myth at borntreger.com
Fri Jun 3 14:29:48 UTC 2005

On Thu, 2005-06-02 at 13:42 -0700, Chris Petersen wrote:
> > I upgraded to knoppmyth last weekend (r5a16) and I have now found that 
> > nuvexport will now no longer export to dvd for me.
>  >
> > I've dug though the knoppmyth and mythtv archives and googled like 
> > crazy. Updated transcode, ffmpeg and nuvexport all to no avail. the 
> > error I get is a "could not find codec parameters" error, and I have 
> > copied some information below which includes the error from when I ran 
> > nuvexport with the debug option
> >
>  > [snip]
>  >
> > /tmp/fifodir_4713/vidout: could not find codec parameters
> That usually means that ffmpeg was not compiled with the proper codec 
> support.  You might have to compile ffmpeg manually if you want it to work.

I tried to build ffmpeg from source to enable the dvd flag, but once
done, I always get that error.... no matter what format I choose.  How
can I see what codec it is looking for?  I've pretty much enabled
everything during the configure.

Lonnie Borntreger

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