[mythtv-users] concatenating recordings?

Craig Huff huffcslists at gmail.com
Sun Oct 30 22:44:04 UTC 2011

On Sun, Oct 30, 2011 at 2:45 PM, Kris B. <krisbee at krisbee.com> wrote:
> You can use ffmpeg to join files:
> http://ffmpeg.org/faq.html#How-can-I-join-video-files_003f

Hmmm...  From the info presented in the link, maybe I don't need to do
all that much...

My recordings are done via Hauppauge PVR-500 and produce files that
have .mpg extensions.  Sounds like I can just cat the pieces (in the
right order, of course) and replace the original file (after renaming
it in case this isn't correct!).

OTOH, the FAQ mentions "MPEG-2 PS" -- is that not the same as what
"file xxx.mpg" returns (xxx..mpg: MPEG sequence, v2, program


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