[Fwd: Re: [linux-dvb] dvb-t stream in mpeg-4]

Soyeb Aswat soyeb at btinternet.com
Fri Jun 2 19:34:55 CEST 2006


Mehdi,

> In france, I could receive and decode the h.264 HD signal using VLC 
> 0.8.5 compiled with a recent version of ffmpeg from subversion 
> repository  which support h.264 MBAFF.
> for marseille it is something like :
>     vlc -vvv  dvb-t:adapter=0:frequency=482000000:bandwidth=8 
> --program=3585
> with a athlon64 3400+, 512MB ram, the image is nearly fluid and beautiful.

Thanks for that, I've got it working to the extent that it tunes and
decodes the first picture, but then it freezes :-(  I'll post to the vlc
lists for help on that point.

> btw, vlc could find the video/audio pid and reported 120/130. but even 
> using those values for  mplayer/xine, I couldn't see the video (but I 
> got audio). looks like they are expecting mpeg2 even if I force the 
> codec to h264...

That's a shame because I use mplayer extensively.

Regards,

Soyeb





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