[mythtv-users] DVB-S channels with H264 encoding problem (I think?)

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Sun May 6 16:26:02 UTC 2012

On 06/05/12 10:55, Philippe Van Der Gucht wrote:
> Greetings all,
> I have channels on a certain transponder that are giving me grey hairs.
> Really stumped on this, so felt no other way than to throw this in the
> group.
> My MythTV v0.23 system started having problems a week ago.
> Since then I upgraded to 0.25.0+fixes.20120504.
> When I tune in I see (IMO) reasonable signal numbers:
> Signal 77%, S/N: 4.6dB
> Then I get choppy playback and lots of artifacts. :-(
> Tested on a spare dedicated decoder and everything is working fine, no
> problems whatsoever. So I am quite certain the dish is properly aligned.
> The only thing I can think of is the video streams are H264 encoded.

I'm not sure if you're making a statement or a question here.  Might be 
useful to post the output of mediainfo or ffmpeg -i for the recording.

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