[mythtv-users] avi/mkv seek table repair?

Stephen Shelton stephen at stephenashelton.com
Wed May 13 17:15:42 UTC 2009

On Wed, 13 May 2009 09:45:43 -0700
Andrew Burgess <aab at cichlid.com> wrote:

> On Wed, 2009-05-13 at 11:39 -0500, Stephen Shelton wrote:
> > Anyone have any knowledge of [re]building the seek table for an avi (xvid) or mkv (h264) videos? I
> > couldn't find anything useful on this after some searching.
> for avi/h264 I use:
> mencoder $in -forceidx -o $out -ovc copy -oac copy
> never tried it on mkv containers or xvid encodings but it's worth a try

Thanks for the tip. That worked just fine for xvid. I don't see any means of using that to update
the seek table in the mythtv database though. Am I missing something?

Stephen Shelton
stephen at stephenashelton.com

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