[Mplayer-users] mplayer and video grabbing

Arpi arpi at thot.banki.hu
Sat Jun 16 18:40:14 CEST 2001


> There seems to be a option in mplayer while playing the video, pressing 'g'
> grabs the video isn't it ?
No. It's only saving demultiplexed mpeg-ES video packets. It was an
development option used for debugging teh VCD stuffing bits problem of

> How can i stop the grabbing. Not found any info on this in the docs.
press 'g' again.

> One more thing. The video which is grabbed is without sound :-) Why ? Any
because it's raw ES video stream. it was created to cut out buggy part of
a VCD disk, to futher analyzing by libmpeg2 developers.

so, again: it isn't an end-user option, this is why it's undocumented.
it was added only to help debug a specific bug of libmpeg2, and not used any
more and has no any sense to using it. i'll remove.

A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team

mailto:arpi at thot.banki.hu

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