[mythtv-users] Accuracy of cut lists
daveyiv at adelphia.net
Fri Dec 8 20:49:41 UTC 2006
Simon Dyson wrote:
> I've spent some time setting up cut lists and then either doing a
> lossless transcode or burning direct to DVD using MythArchive. Since I
> can position the cut to the exact frame I desire through the edit
> recording screen I assumed that the cut would be made just as
> accurately, however it actually seems to be a half second or so out. If
> I set up a cut to remove an advert break for example I end up with a
> split second of the adverts and then it jumps back into the show a
> fraction late (cutting a bit of dialogue in some situations).
> Anyone else experienced this? Is there a problem with my setup or is it
> a limitation of the transcode?
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From what I have read, it is a problem when transcoding, and most
recommend to simply move your cut points 1-1.5 seconds into the
commercial or before the show is back on and then use Avidemux to fine
cut them after you have finished transcoding.
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