[MPlayer-DOCS] CVS: main/DOCS/xml/en faq.xml,1.79,1.80

Jan Knutar jknutar at nic.fi
Wed Jun 29 03:22:29 CEST 2005

On Tuesday 28 June 2005 14:40, Guillaume Poirier CVS wrote:

> +generate MPEG-2 files that can be used as a base to create a VCD or SVCD and

VCD is MPEG-1. SVCD is MPEG-2.

> +at 2500kbps, making sure the bitrate never goes below 600 and never
> +exceeds 2500kbps, in order to respect the (S)VCD norm and ensure an
> +smooth playback.

I believe VCD is constant bitrate at considerably less than 2500kbps.
SVCD is VBR. Never heard of a minimum bitrate requirement for SVCD.

Maybe VCD needs a different section? :)

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