[mythtv-users] skipping forward not working right anymore
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Mon Nov 6 16:57:56 UTC 2006
On 11/06/2006 09:44 AM, Marco Nelissen wrote:
> That did the trick. Thanks!
> It seems a little strange to me that mythtv uses these seek-tables. I
> haven't seen any other media player that requires this in order to do
> proper seeking. Good to know though.
AFAIUI, the seektables allow /exact/ seeking instantaneously in
variable-bitrate MPEG-2 (instead of seeking by reading the file as
quickly as possible or "estimating", as most other media players do).
See, also, http://www.gossamer-threads.com/lists/mythtv/users/226752#226752
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