[MPlayer-users] MPEG2

Steven Adeff adeffs at rpi.edu
Sat Apr 12 18:58:07 CEST 2003

I've seen a program called mpeg3cat(I forget what package its a part of) that 
i think is supposed to properly cat mpeg2 and mpeg3 files. I'm not sure, but 
it might be worth checking into.

On Thursday 10 April 2003 09:44 pm, Stefan Bogner wrote:
> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Am Donnerstag, 10. April 2003 21:32 schrieb D Richard Felker III:
> > If they were cut properly, just cat them together.
> Yeah, I already tried to "just cat em together"... It doesnt work, as I
> said, I am able to watch the "big file" after cat-ing, but I am not able to
> search and stuff. The problem is, that even if they are cut properly, every
> of the mpeg-files has it´s own header, and when I cat 1.mpg and 2.mpg >
> out.mpg, my DVD-Authoring-Software only recognizes 1.mpg, even when I use
> out.mpg as source. (Every of the mpg´s got it´s own header i think, so
> after the first file is done SpruceUp thinks the whole file is done).
> Maybe this would be a nice feature request for mencoder :D
> 	mencoder -join -of=mpeg2 a.mpg b.mpg -o out.mpg
> ;-)))
> Kind regards and thanks for all the replies :))
> Stefan


Steven Adeff
Graduate, Electric Power Engineering
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Troy, NY

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