[mythtv-users] confusion about tv recording format
kuphal at dls.net
Fri Sep 30 14:18:08 UTC 2005
Marius Schrecker wrote:
> Having got the standard plugins installed, I'm having another go at
>Both the mythburn script and the User manual refer to the tv file format
>I'm assuming that with mpeg capture cards these are mpg, and the place
>where mythtv stores its tv recordings is the place where the mpg files
>Or am I missing something?
NuppleVideo (nuv) is a container format. It is not a video codec. The
video inside the contain is either MPEG-4 (for software capture cards)
or MPEG-2 (for hardware capture cards). This is analgous to AVI which
also can contain different video codecs and still be an AVI file.
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