[MPlayer-users] Re: Misc. Questions Related to Mplayer, Mencoder

Sycotic Smith sycotic at linuxmail.org
Fri Aug 15 19:49:47 CEST 2003

----- Original Message -----
From: Jonathan Rogers <jonner at teegra.net>
Date: Fri, 15 Aug 2003 12:04:59 -0500
To: "MPlayer user's list." <mplayer-users at mplayerhq.hu>
Subject: [MPlayer-users] Re: Misc. Questions Related to Mplayer, Mencoder

> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Sanders, Bridget (Contractor-SimTech) wrote:
> > Also, the end goal for me is to capture these screen images into a file
> > format to use with QuickTime (as an embedded movie in a PowerPoint
> > Presentation).  The simulation can only be run on a Linux system at this
> > time, which led me to your software.  Any ideas on how I can convert the
> > .AVI file to a .MOV file (or is there a different encoding format that I can
> > use via mencoder)?  This is my first experience with this process on Linux
> > (I've used media recorder on SGI before), so please bear with me.
> Mencoder can currently only encode AVIs. You might try Cinelerra for 
> Quicktime stuff.
> <URL:http://heroinewarrior.com/cinelerra.php3>
> Jonathan Rogers

You might also look into 'MainActor'. Though, IIRC it is commercial, and expensive. But they have a 'demo' version you can test with to see if it's what you need prior to purchasing.

/S. Smith
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