[MEncoder-users] What's wrong with this script (encoding x264 in mkv-container)

snacky at ikaruga.co.uk snacky at ikaruga.co.uk
Mon Mar 23 17:44:41 CET 2009

On Mon, 23 Mar 2009 17:38:27 +0100, Moritz Barsnick <barsnick at gmx.net>
> On Sun, Mar 22, 2009 at 16:51:55 -0400, Kerry Kirk wrote:
>> The first thing I would try is changing *.mpg to `ls *.mpg`.
> Would you be so kind to let this advanced shell user (myself) know what
> difference you think this makes?

I hope someone will correct me if I'm wrong, but the only immediate
difference I can see is that `ls *.mpg` will break if your filenames have
spaces in them, while "*.mpg" will work just fine either way.

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