[vdr] Re: dvd-plugin: UseDolbyDigital

Lucian Muresan lucianm at users.sourceforge.net
Sun Mar 13 11:14:53 CET 2005


Dr. Werner Fink wrote:
> On Sat, Mar 12, 2005 at 11:14:34PM +0100, Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>> Stefan Lucke wrote:
>> >Hi,
>> >
>> >when my understanding is right, I have to set "UseDolbyDigital" to no,
>> >when viewing dvds with non AC3 playback equipment. But with this
>> >setting when a recording starts while viewing dvd, there will be no
>> >AC3 track recorded.
>> >
>> >Shouldn't there be a separate option in the recordings menu for
>> >filtering/selecting PIDs to record ?
>> 
>> The DVD plugin should offer both, an MP2 and an AC3 track.
> 
> DVD's do not include any MP2 but AC3 tracks ... and sometimes
> DTS and/or PCM tracks.
> 

DVD's in the PAL/SECAM area can include MP2 (MPEG-1 layer II) tracks, as 
well:
http://www.discusa.com/technology/dvdvideo/dvdvid_audenc.htm

Lucian



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