[FFmpeg-user] Transcoding 23.98 for DVD for Adobe Encore

Bob Maple bobm-ffmpeg at burner.com
Mon Nov 12 19:43:04 CET 2012

On 11/12/2012 10:05 AM, Roger Pack wrote:

> So you're trying to transcode it to something that Encore doesn't think it
> has to "re-transcode" is that right?


> Do you have any example files that are 23.98 that Encore accepts?

Yeah, I just made one in TMPGenc (link below.)

I tried making some 29.97 ones and finally got one into Encore without 
it wanting to transcode;  Seems I have to specify -aspect 16:9 or 
-aspect 4:3 as without it I was getting 3:2:

ffmpeg -i 23.98fps.avi -target ntsc-dvd -g 12 -bf 2 -aspect 16:9 Out.mpg

However I still can't get a 23.98 one to work yet.

Here's a sample 23.98 mpeg-2 that Encore accepts without wanting to 


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