[mythtv-users] Any way of transcoding of DVB-T radio with cutlists?

Ian Barton lists at manor-farm.org
Thu Dec 3 22:25:55 UTC 2009

John Veness wrote:
> Back in the 0.20 days, I could transcode DVB-T radio shows (UK
> Freeview), either kicking off a lossless encoder job using mythfrontend
> (which edits out the cutlist, and removes MHEG and other data, reducing
> the file size), or using nuvexport.
> When 0.21 came out, both methods fail (see for example
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/337662 and
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/338709 and
> http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/370445). I was
> waiting/hoping that 0.22 would fix this, but alas it hasn't.
> There is dvbradioexport.pl and other scripts that users have submitted
> that use ffmpeg to extract the audio stream from the file, but
> unfortunately those don't honour cutlists (I often want to cut out and
> keep just bit of a show).
> I couldn't see a bug filed about this, but I may have overlooked one.
> Does anyone know if there is a bug filed? Or does anyone know any other
> method to transcode the recordings, honouring the cut list?

I use my own python script modelled on the perl script. ATM it doesn't
support cut lists, but this would be easy to add and I would use it 
myself. I already have the required code in use for my transcode script. 
I'll have a go over the weekend.



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