[MPlayer-users] Re: dvd rip(mencoder) using -aspect 16:9 (D Richard Felker III)

Nicolas Velasquez spidyno at yahoo.es
Sun Apr 6 09:22:00 CEST 2003

Sorry for the last one with bad subject.

> > When I rip a dvd the aspect is screwed, but if I play the resulting avi
> > like this:
> > "mplayer movie.avi -aspect 16:9"
> > then the movie plays with the appropriate aspect.
> >
> > I read in the man page that mpeg4 can store the aspect, but I want the
> > windows users to be able to see the movie, I tried to rip like this:
Please read above!!!

> > "mencoder -aspect 16:9 -dvd-device ../dvd dvd://1 -vf crop=694:346:20:86
> > -ovc lavc -oac copy -lavcopts vcodec=mpeg4:vbitrate=700 -o movie.avi"
> >
> > but without success.
> You have to use -lavcopts aspect=16/9, RTFM. However, windows players

> suck and refuse to use this info, so you're probably better off just
> scaling the movie to the right aspect (square pixels) before encoding.
> Rich

Any help is welcome.


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