[mythtv-users] Suggested bitrate for transcoding HD Mpeg 2 to Mpeg 4

Steven Adeff adeffs.mythtv at gmail.com
Wed Jun 1 23:08:52 UTC 2011

On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 3:38 PM, Robert Houghton <robbadler at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 2:50 PM, Ian Evans <dheianevans at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Wed, Jun 1, 2011 at 9:33 PM, belcampo <belcampo at zonnet.nl> wrote:
>> >> If this is done as a user job, is there a way to keep the filename the
>> >> same so the show's still available in Watch Recordings?
>> > Yes, if you 1st encode to tmp.mpg and then mv -f tmp.mpg original.mpg
>> > But you do have to use mythtranscode to rebuild the seektable.
>> Haven't written a user job before...before reinventing the wheel is
>> there an example you can point me to?
>> Thanks!
> Here is the script I wrote and use. It is mostly up to date and is currently
> working in 0.24 from git
> http://www.mythtv.org/wiki/High_Quality_Transcode


how does Myth and VDPAU deal with these files? would this work in sync
with just copying the ac3 audio?


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