[Ffmpeg-devel] Bugreport: Problem with Files from VDR

Måns Rullgård mru
Thu Jun 29 10:48:37 CEST 2006

Marc Kalke said:
> M?ns Rullg?rd schrieb:
>> Marc Kalke <info at Marc-kalke.de> writes:
>>>M?ns Rullg?rd schrieb:
>>>>Marc Kalke <info at Marc-kalke.de> writes:
>>>>>Georg H?llrigl schrieb:
>>>>>>nova:/video/ # ffmpeg -i 001.vdr -f avi -vcodec xvid -b 800 -g 300
>>>>>>-bf 2 -acodec mp3 -ab 128 --deinterlace 001.avi
>>>>>>FFmpeg version CVS, Copyright (c) 2000-2004 Fabrice Bellard
>>>>>>configuration: --prefix=/usr --mandir=/usr/share/man --libdir=/usr/lib
>>>>>> --enable-shared --enable-mp3lame -- enable-libogg --enable-vorbis
>>>>>> --enable-theora --enable- faad --enable-faac --enable-xvid --enable-x264
>>>>>> -- enable-a52 --enable-pp --enable-gpl --enable-gprof --enable-amr_nb
>>>>>> --enable-amr_wb
>>>>>>libavutil version: 49.0.0
>>>>>>libavcodec version: 51.9.0
>>>>>>libavformat version: 50.4.0
>>>>>>built on Jun 10 2006 01:41:44, gcc: 4.1.0 (SUSE Linux)
>>>>>>001.vdr: Unknown format
>>>>>>nova:/video/ # file 001.vdr
>>>>>>001.vdr: MPEG sequence
>>>>>>Also posted via Sourceforge.net as Bug 1508751!
>>>>>>Also found some romours that this format works with 0.8.4 but can't
>>>>>>find some old source to verify!
>>>>>Yes, the automatic detection of the vdr file format used to work
>>>>>before. That stopped to work several months ago (too lazy to find
>>>>>out when exactly). Try this to help ffmpeg to recognize the format:
>>>>>fmpeg -f mpeg -i 001.vdr <whateveryouwantodo>
>>>>I'll fix this as soon as someone provides a sample.
>>>That would be great.
>>>I placed a sample of a file on ftp.mplayerhq.hu:/MPlayer/incoming/vdr
>>>001trunc.vdr along with a readme.txt
>>>This sample contains one MP2 stream only, as it's a DVB-C radio recording.
>>>This is typically what I do, and it shows the behaviour well.
>> Fixed.
>> The file you uploaded is a PES stream, not a full program stream,
>> which was causing the format detection to fail.
> Yes, vdr saves its DVB recordings as PES to that .vdr files.
> (according to http://www.vdr-wiki.de/wiki/index.php/PES)
> Hmm, that seemed fixes to fix it in the first place. As I tried more files
> (with Audio and Video Streams), I found that streams are silently missing.
> (Note the warnings from mpeg2video, maybe this has something to do with it?)

Upload samples, please.  Always give us samples.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mru at inprovide.com

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