[vdr] TS recordings?

Pasi Juppo Pasi at Juppo.fi
Sun May 4 22:27:45 CEST 2008


Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
> On 05/04/08 19:29, Pasi Juppo wrote:
>   
>> Klaus Schmidinger wrote:
>>     
>>> On 05/04/08 18:18, Teemu Suikki wrote:
>>>   
>>>       
>>>> Sorry if I'm asking FAQ's, I tried to search the old articles but
>>>> there was no clear answer..
>>>>
>>>> I have been trying to watch vdr recordings with PS3, through fuppes
>>>> and/or mediatomb upnp servers. It sort of "works" through transcoding
>>>> PES->TS or PES->PS, but it feels slow and jerky when compared to
>>>> formats natively supported by PS3..
>>>>
>>>> Anyway, there have been articles about vdr supporting TS recording at
>>>> some point, how is this going? This would be ideal for me, because
>>>> mpeg-ts does work with PS3.
>>>>
>>>> Also I found the ts-recording patch, but this is not really a solution
>>>> for me because I need to watch the same recordings with VDR as well,
>>>> and it's not practical to use double space for both .ts and .vdr
>>>> formats.. So VDR would need to support TS playback as well.
>>>>     
>>>>         
>>> This is actually what I am currently working on.
>>> VDR 1.7.x will soon begin using TS as its recording format.
>>> Replay of existing recordings (in PES) will, of course, be possible
>>>       
>> Will old recording be converted automatically to TS if they are edited 
>> in VDR (cutting) or shall other tools be used for this?
>>     
>
> I'm currently not planning on automatically converting old recordings.
> However, if an external tool converts existing PES recordings to TS,
> VDR should be able to play them.
>
>   
I assume that this will mean also that old recordings cannot be edited 
with new VDR unless it contains also support for PES editing, correct?

Br, Pasi




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