[MPlayer-users] exact length of a dvd title for mencoder bitrate calculations

Chris Phillips chris at thirtythreeandathird.net
Fri Aug 22 16:43:54 CEST 2003

personally i'd say jsut use a program to tell you the time instantly...


that's the reason i wrote it...


On Fri, 22 Aug 2003, Oliver Fromme wrote:

> [Automatic answer: RTFM (read DOCS, FAQ), also read DOCS/bugreports.html]
> Dominik Szczerba <domi at vision.ee.ethz.ch> wrote:
>  > Hey that's a nice trick. Takes time though, but it seems most reliable. 
> You can also use mencoder (not mplayer) like this:
> $ mencoder -oac copy -ovc copy -o /dev/null
> It's faster, and it displays the number of frames, which
> should always be correct.  Just divide it by 25 (PAL) or
> 30 (NTSC) to get the running time in seconds.
> Regards
>    Oliver
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