[mythtv-users] BBC HD on Freesat

Robert RobertCL at iname.com
Fri May 30 13:32:25 UTC 2008

On Fri, May 30, 2008 9:27 am, Simon Allcorn wrote:
>>They must have done something really odd with the video then!  Strangely
>>mplayer detects it as MPEG2 (I think) - I was under the impression it
>>was H264 - is there any way to force mplayer to use the right format?
> yes:
> http://www.linuxtv.org/wiki/index.php/BBC_HD

That appears to be a fix for BBC HD (which currently plays in mplayer for
me), so do we need something similar for ITV HD?

Or is it the case that since that page was written (Oct 07) BBC HD have
changed their format to work and the patch still isn't in mplayer?


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