[mythtv-users] MP4 Videos

jim scott jimdscott at gmail.com
Sat Nov 25 20:48:21 UTC 2006

Are you using the internal player or mplayer? The internal player should
play anything ffmpeg can handle on your system. Try ffmpeg -i <filename> to
identify the streams in the file and ffmpeg -formats to see whether your
ffmpeg can decode the streams in the mp4.

On 11/25/06, Rick Stone <rhadenstone at gmail.com> wrote:
> For some reason, Myth won't play mp4 videos.  I recently installed Edgy
> and Myth .20 from the repos.  Everything else works great, but mp4 vids
> won't play.  The screen goes black, the HD light flickers for awhile (as if
> the file is quickly being scanned) and then the Myth video screen comes back
> up -- after about 3 minutes for a 90 minute film.
> These vids played fine when when I was running .20 on Dapper, and they
> play fine in Totem and VLC.
> Thanks.
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