[clug] transcoding MythTV files to divx or DVD size

Tim Potter tpot at samba.org
Mon Dec 11 20:27:47 GMT 2006

On Sun, 2006-12-10 at 09:53 +1100, Leo Kliger wrote:

> > Garrg I might if have to try windows utilities...
> now what kind of talk is that? 
> if you're willing to work with your file outside of mythtv itself then
> you should have a look at ProjectX.... it will split the video and audio
> streams for you while fixing up video stream issues.... you can then use
> something like ffmpeg bring the two streams back together while
> compressing each to whatever you want....

If you can get java installed and working, and if you can get ProjectX
installed and working.  I tried and failed.  Really, the quality of the
free tools for MPEG editing is very low.  Once you have used the TMPGEnc
Windows programs there really is no going back.  I even ended up forking
over money for a full registered version.


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