[mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r19392 - in trunk/mythtv by nigel
jeremy at palenchar.net
Fri Dec 19 02:38:19 UTC 2008
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> bounces at mythtv.org] On Behalf Of Chris Pinkham
> Sent: Thursday, December 18, 2008 5:33 PM
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> Subject: Re: [mythtv] [mythtv-commits] mythtv commit: r19392 - in
> trunk/mythtv by nigel
> * On Thu Dec 18, 2008 at 12:45:40PM +0100, Stuart Auchterlonie wrote:
> > Perhaps we should look into making the whole software encoder
> > with the proliferation of digital broadcasting?
> Other than recording, the other use of NVR is mythtranscode. With
> the proliferation of bigger hard drives, this is probably declining
> as well though. That's one of the reasons I haven't been as
> motivated to finish working on my patch that enables use of any
> libavcodec codec and libavformat container inside NVR. I am only
> one hard drive upgrade away from turning off all my auto-transcode
> jobs. After that my main/only use of mythtranscode will be cutting
> commercials out of recordings that I want to keep such as the 200+
> cartoon episodes I keep around for my 2.5 year old.
> Adding support in NVR for a different audio format in .nuv files is
> fairly easy. As an early experiment for my patch, I hacked
> NVR to write out AC3 audio in the .nuv file. The NuppelDecoder
> class supports .nuv files with AC3 audio because I switched
> NuppelDecoder from using lame to libavcodec for decoding a long
> time ago and added AC3 as a valid audio format.
I still think MythTranscode is very valuable for folks who want to watch
their content on mobile devices.
I have been reading that the Myth2iPod functions have been moved to
MythArchive. Is that the future home of for content transcoding targeting
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