[vdr] clarification request: vdr file format?

jik jikman jikjikman at gmail.com
Wed Aug 24 15:11:32 CEST 2005

Isn't it possible to add mpeg ps recording as a plugin to vdr?
Also I think it is good idea to record in ps, because may be loose
backward compatibility, but we achive forward compatibility with many
other softwares.


On 8/24/05, Oliver Endriss <o.endriss at gmx.de> wrote:
> jik jikman wrote:
> > Thanks,
> > But the question is why we can't directly record in ps format. Is it
> > vdr problem or dvb driver problem.
> >
> > I call it problem because I can play vdr files with mplayerc in
> > windows, and many other players , even vlc can't play it.
> Sorry, I'm using vdr to play vdr files. If some other software is not
> able to play PES, that software cannot be used or needs to be fixed.
> Changing the recording format would break backward compatibility with
> existing recordings. Very bad idea.
> Oliver
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