[vdr] Which extension for TS files?

Diego Pierotto vdr_mlist at tiscali.it
Sun Jan 4 17:37:18 CET 2009

Klaus Schmidinger ha scritto:
> Up to now VDR has used names like 001.vdr for its recording files.
> While moving to Transport Stream as the recording format, I need to
> use a different file name extension, and so was wondering which one
> to use. My first idea was *.ts, for "Transport Stream", but when I
> point, for instance, Konqueror to such a file, it thinks it is a
> "Qt Translation Source". So I was wondering if I should use *.mpg
> instead. This one is identified by Konqueror as an MPEG file and
> will make it launch a proper player.
> What do you think about this?
> Is *.mpg also appropriate for h.264 encoded files?
> Klaus
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I vote for .ts extension too, since most application use it (same
situation for program streaming .ps) ;-)

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