[mythtv-users] mp4 videos smearing at high than 3x FF

Ian Evans dheianevans at gmail.com
Mon Sep 3 03:51:29 UTC 2012

On Sun, Sep 2, 2012 at 4:58 AM, Ian Evans <dheianevans at gmail.com> wrote:
> I transcode a few SD shows to mp4 using a handbrake user job in .25.
> In the last few days I've noticed that if I fast forward at more than
> 3x, the video starts to "smear". Crystal clear at 3x.

Just a follow-up I played one of the files in VLC at is max of 4x and
it was clear. In Myth at 5x, the frames clump together like a smudged
oil painting.

Again, this only happens with mp4 files. I can play an untranscoded
mpg file at 100x+.

And, again, pretty sure this is a new development.

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