[mythtv-users] mythvideo external player

Taylor Ralph taylor.ralph at gmail.com
Wed Dec 1 17:07:58 UTC 2010

On Wed, Dec 1, 2010 at 9:17 AM, Chris Thauberger
<cthauber at allstartech.com> wrote:
>>On 1 December 2010 09:35, Bob Sully <rcs at malibyte.net> wrote:
>>> I have a few .mkv files which don't play well (very pixellated, basically
>>> unwatchable) under the internal player, but play fine (outside of Myth)
>>> under mplayer.  I have to watch these outside of Myth.  This is kind of a
>>> PITA, but over 95% of my videos play fine with the internal player, so I
>>> don't make much of it.
>>It would be much better to solve the issue with the internal player
>>rather than using mplayer.
>>I haven't seen in a while a video that mplayer would play, but the
>>internal player didn't
> I am having the same issue with one set of my videos.
> mplayer works fine, but internal player the video is unwatchable.
> Sound is fine, but video is unusable.
> I have several of these videos (7 seasons of 20+ episodes each) that I can
> provide
> for testing, but given that each episode is about 680MB, I would need
> somewhere
> to post it.
> I have access to FTP locations where I can put it, but I don't want to
> publicly
> provide addresses, as they are private/corporate locations.
> Thanks
> Chris

Feel free to send me a PM with a link to a video or sample that isn't
working and I'll take a look.



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