[mythtv-users] Slightly OT: Burning an MPEG2 file that is too large

William wmunson at rochester.rr.com
Sat Jan 14 16:15:18 UTC 2006

> Out of curiosity (and likely going way OT even more), why do 
> people use avidemux?  Or mpeg2cut and other such tools?  I 
> find nuvexport does a great job of creating DVD compatible 
> files and honors the cutlist perfectly.  I would have thought 
> it would have been the best tool to base most of these 
> scripts on, since it comes with any mythTV package.
> Is there something I should know about nuvexport?

For me the reason is simply my comfort level. I have heard that nuvexport
sometimes screws up. Dont know anything about it other than it was
sloooooooow. Plus by using avidemux2 I can join several kids shows together
into a 2 hour dvd that keeps the rugrats happy. I know that I could create
menus and such but this is simpler and kid proof.

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