[mythtv-users] One file won't scan into Video library

John Pilkington J.Pilk at tesco.net
Sun Dec 10 10:13:21 UTC 2017

On 10/12/17 09:22, Robin Gilks wrote:
>> On 08/12/17 13:40, John Pilkington wrote:
>>> On 08/12/17 12:16, Robin Gilks wrote:
>>>> Weird one this...

>>>> This is a file I created from an mp3 file using ffmpeg and a single
>>>> jpeg
>>>> frame. This because the video player can seek and I can set a bookmark
>>>> which I can't do in the Music player and I find to be necessary for a 2
>>>> hour file that I doubt I'll have time to listen to in one go!

> I compressed the jpeg I use as the picture placeholder a bit to change its
> contents, re-created the AVI file from the MP3 file and it now scans OK so
> there is a duplicate bug in the video scanning code (needs more entropy or
> something!!)
Change of topic...

I have lots of .mp2 files extracted from DVB-T radio, and re-converting 
them to video sounds as if it might be useful.  Google has several 
offers.  Do you have a Myth-friendly way of doing it?

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