[vdr] DVD plugin - sound jerky?? vdr-xine plugin related?
linuxtv at nzbaxters.com
Sat Oct 21 01:49:45 CEST 2006
I've been googling this PPPClear thing - It looks like it might be to do
with the vdr-xine plugin.
talks about multiple audio channels & a transfer patch in VDR 1.3.14
There might also be something in toggling the dolby selection in Xine?
I will try these tonight.
> vdr-bounces at linuxtv.org schrieb am 19.10.2006 23:28:52:
>> >> PPPClear(4)!
>> >> Play
>> > I don't think these messages are dvd-plugin related, as I cannot find
>> > them via grep (vdr-xine ?). With which dvds did you get these
>> I've mostly noticed this will the Red Dwarf series DVDs, but it seems to
>> happen on most. It doesn't happen if I play the DVD directly in xine.
>> >> Clear(5)!
>> >> SetAudioChannelDevice: 0
>> >> > I've had this problem for ages and never found any resolution to it
>> >> > it's really only a problem with DVDs that have a lot of chapters.
>> > How is "a lot of chapters" defined (10, 50, 100, ..) ?
>> I think this might only be happening at chapter marks - which is every
>> minutes on some DVDs
> May be you can analyse the structure of the DVD using IfoEdit ?
> Chapters are a misconception.
> DVD consist of Domains, TitleSets, Titles, PGCs, PGs and Cells (top to
> bottom structure).
> Chapters are in fact only pointer markings optionally attached to PGs.
> The transitions between structural blocks get larger with higher
> structural level.
> E.G on PGC level it's almost like starting a new presentation, e.g. audio
> and video needs to be completely restarted.
> May be this were the VDR dvd-plugin has it's problems to play some
> structural transitions seemless.
> May be you can post a copy of the .IFO files on the questionable disc and
> I can give you some hints or advices
> (I work with DVD software profecionally and have access to all the specs
> and tools neccessary).
> kind regards Peter
More information about the vdr