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

Marc Kalke info
Thu Jun 29 11:03:51 CEST 2006

M?ns Rullg?rd schrieb:
>>>>>Marc Kalke wrote:
>>>>>>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.
>>>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.
Yes, sorry.

ftp.mplayerhq.hu/MPlayer/incoming/vdr1/videoandaudio_trunc.vdr is the first 5MB
of the file I used to demonstrate the effect in my last post.

(I could not put it in the dirctory "vdr" again, as this was forbidden)

thanks for the effort



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