[mythtv-users] watching mkv movies causes pausing problems
marcjw53 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 28 04:25:59 UTC 2011
On 11/27/2011 06:59 PM, Raymond Wagner wrote:
> On 11/27/2011 18:47, Doug Lytle wrote:
>> Raymond Wagner wrote:
>>> That said, this is likely something that can be corrected by minor fixes
>>> to the file. If you open the file up in mkvmerge, what does it report
>>> the video's framerate as?
>> Opening the file in mkvmerge GUI (4.60) didn't give any information
>> about frame rate, but viewing the file with mediainfo shows:
>> Original display aspect ratio : 16:9
>> Frame rate : 29.970 fps
>> Standard : NTSC
>> Resolution : 8 bits
> Pull the existing file into mkvmerge, select the video stream, and under
> 'format specific options', set the FPS to 24000/1001. See if the
> resulting file behaves properly.
Well, what d'ya know? This worked! Mostly.
I ran my copy of Adjustment Bureau through mkvmerge with your suggestion
and then tested it. It cured the problem of pauses resuming at a
different location in the movie. That's terrific! However, the "Time
Remaining" barometer still showed incorrect time remaining. For me,
that's relatively minor. Thanks for the tip!
I wonder if there's a way to combine the two steps of using makemkv
followed by mkvmerge?
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