[mythtv-users] Mythweb "Unknown video type requested" - MKV only
barry253 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 7 23:23:18 UTC 2009
On Mon, Dec 7, 2009 at 6:12 PM, B. Rosenstock <barry253 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Running Mythtv 0.22-fixes on Ubuntu Karmic as combined FE/BE.
> I am trying to troubleshoot a set of MKV files that I have (old Mister
> Rogers episodes). None will stream or "direct download" from Mythweb.
> All other filetypes do flash streaming appropriately; the mkv files
> launch flowplayer and then just show a black screen. Clicking direct
> download gives the following error:
> "Unknown video type requested: Mister Rogers' Neighborhood - 29x09 -
> Go-Stop-Go (x264,AC3).mkv"
Sorry, don't know why the rest of my email was truncated.
The files play back fine locally in the FE.
I tried recompiling ffmpeg with all options, no change:
built on Dec 1 2009 15:37:42 with gcc 4.4.1
configuration: --enable-gpl --enable-version3 --enable-nonfree
--enable-pthreads --enable-libfaac --enable-libfaad
--enable-libopencore-amrwb --enable-libx264 --enable-libxvid
Mencoder reports the following on the files:
MEncoder SVN-r29973-4.3.4 (C) 2000-2009 MPlayer Team
success: format: 0 data: 0x0 - 0xd48949c
[mkv] Track ID 1: video (V_MPEG4/ISO/AVC), -vid 0
[mkv] Track ID 2: audio (A_AAC), -aid 0, -alang und
[mkv] Will play video track 1.
Matroska file format detected.
VIDEO: [avc1] 640x480 24bpp 29.970 fps 0.0 kbps ( 0.0 kbyte/s)
[V] filefmt:31 fourcc:0x31637661 size:640x480 fps:29.970 ftime:=0.0334
videocodec: framecopy (640x480 24bpp fourcc=31637661)
The files streamed fine in 0.21 (before Karmic, as well).
Any advice or troubleshooting steps?
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