[vdr] FF card A/V sync suggestion
st_barszus at gmx.de
Mon Nov 6 10:49:59 CET 2006
> I'm not sure if it's been answered yet, but I thought I'd throw this out:
> mplayer uses either LAVC or FAME [depending on how mplayer was
> compiled/configured] to convert EVERYTHING to MPEG1 before it is sent
> to the
> DVB Device. In essence, it transcodes in realtime.
> Not too efficient, but since transcoding to MPEG 1 takes little
> most people probably don't notice.
> I know it's probably what most of you didn't want to hear, but I
> figured you
> guys would want to know.
Thats plain wrong. Anything that can be feed directly, will not be
transcoded. And i can see mplayer taking ressources , if mplayer is
transcoding. Not everybody has a core duo 6600 ;)
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