[mythtv-users] Getting 1080p from comcast cable boxes (Was VUDU)

Robert McNamara robert.mcnamara at gmail.com
Wed Feb 25 03:18:35 UTC 2009

On Tue, Feb 24, 2009 at 7:13 PM, Robert McNamara
<robert.mcnamara at gmail.com> wrote:
> I went and found a reference for you about your mplayer output, by the by:
> http://lists.mplayerhq.hu/pipermail/mencoder-users/2007-May/006031.html
> More or less, this is a semi-misinterpretation of the telecine flags
> (which exist to allow inverse telecine to occur/mark the frames which
> can be discarded).  It's also a virtual-guarantee that the content is
> interlaced, but if you can provide a sample I can conclude for sure.
> Robert

D'oh, I meant to also mention that you should read the two messages
following that one, it'll pretty much explain it all.  (But I can say
with 99.99% certainty that it seals the deal on it being 1080i).


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