[vdr] Converting H264 vdr 1.7.0 recordings to xvid (or x264) in avi container

Artem Makhutov artem at makhutov.org
Sun Nov 23 18:35:45 CET 2008


dplu at free.fr schrieb:
> Hi
> I have a little question about vdr recording format when in H264 (BBC HD),
> currently I can convert with mencoder my recording made from my HD terminal
> after converting trp to ts.
> When I try to mplayer the same vdr recording (ie 001.vdr) it find no video
> track. I can only see them with xine from vdr or from command line
> Does anybody has successfully convert those records ?
> Thanks for help

you must use a different demuxer with mplayer:

$ mplayer -demuxer lavf 001.vdr

Will playback the recording.

Regards, Artem

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