[MPlayer-users] m2v info

Arpi arpi at thot.banki.hu
Thu Jul 25 14:58:01 CEST 2002


> i've found some .m2v files....
> mplayer can play them without problems, i'm just curious:
> what kind of files are they? normal mpg files with a different name?
> and what is that m2v acronym? mpeg2video?

yes, it's used for mpeg2 ES (vidoe-only) files.

> mplayer says that it contains mp3 audio and mpegpes video...

then it's badly named, as m2v is used for ES videoonly not for muxed PS
anyway doesn't matter, mplayer doesn't care of extersion...

A'rpi / Astral & ESP-team

Developer of MPlayer, the Movie Player for Linux - http://www.MPlayerHQ.hu

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