[mythtv-users] UPnP, ripped DVD's, and the PS3

WJ zflyer at gmail.com
Mon May 31 17:11:52 UTC 2010

On Mon, May 31, 2010 at 12:37 PM, Raymond Wagner <raymond at wagnerrp.com> wrote:
> MythTV's UPnP server does not perform transcoding, so the content must be in
> a format the PS3 can understand.
> http://manuals.playstation.net/document/en/ps3/3_15/video/filetypes.html
> Unaltered rips should be MPEG2 in a transport stream with AC3, and thus
> should be directly playable.  If you want to transcode, it must be to H.264
> and AAC, and must be in an MP4 container, or a transport stream.
>  Additionally, the PS3 has undocumented restrictions on compression options
> used with H264, but most encoder programs will have a profile for the PS3 or
> similar devices.

All of my DVD rips are unaltered.  How do I tell MythTV where they are
located so they can served to the PS3?

Thank you for the help.

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