[mythtv-users] Trouble removing ads with mythtranscode

Dewey Smolka dsmolka at gmail.com
Fri Apr 13 00:47:40 UTC 2007

On 4/12/07, Benton Roberts <benton at panix.com> wrote:
> Hello, myth-users.
> I am having trouble deleting commercials using mythtranscode. Based on
> the MythTV wiki documentation, here are the steps I'm trying to use to
> remove commercials:
> #1) I mark the commercials using the editing interface in mythfrontend,
> or let the automatic process to it. The flags work perfectly for
> skipping the ads while playing back in mythfrontend.
> #2) I determine the file name of the recording, and choose a new name
> for the ad-removed file.
>     INFILE="1045_20070411225900.mpg"
>     OUTFILE="stripped-$INFILE"

You'll have an easier time doing this if you use nuvexport rather than

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