[mythtv-users] Mythtranscode: Jellyfin not getting subtitles after use

Ian Evans dheianevans at gmail.com
Sun Feb 11 10:57:47 UTC 2024


On Sun, Feb 11, 2024, 4:31 a.m. John Pilkington <johnpilk222 at gmail.com>
wrote:

> On 10/02/2024 12:30, Ian Evans wrote:
> > Hope everyone has a good weekend.
> >
> > I'm using the sendtonas script found in the forums:
> >
> >
> https://forum.mythtv.org/viewtopic.php?p=6179&sid=4670c55a4a3e5c0f256a4860f33f7e7a#p6179
> <
> https://forum.mythtv.org/viewtopic.php?p=6179&sid=4670c55a4a3e5c0f256a4860f33f7e7a#p6179
> >
> >
> > The mythtranscode command line used is:
> >
> > $INSTALLPREFIX/mythtranscode --chanid "$1" --starttime "$2" --mpeg2
> > --honorcutlist -o "$FALLBACKDIR/$TVTITLE-$2.mpg"
> >
> > Anyway, I just noticed that Jellyfin isn't detecting any subtitles. Am
> > I missing something with the mythtranscode command or should I be asking
> > over at Jellyfin.
> >
> > Just thought I'd check with my fellow myth users as I know quite a few
> > are running both.
> >
> > Thanks.
>
> You could try a before-and-after stream analysis:
>
> mythffmpeg -hide_banner -i  < Recorded Pathname >
>
> You can get the path by pressing "i" twice from the Watch Recordings
> screen.
>
>
>
Thanks. It turns out from more digging that Jellyfin doesn't detect the
closed caption stream from TV recordings. I have to run either ffmpeg or
ccextractor to create a .srt file. Then it works.

>
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