[MPlayer-users] mencoder and stdin

Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski dominik at rangers.eu.org
Wed Sep 29 22:39:09 CEST 2004

On Wednesday, 29 September 2004 at 20:54, Ulrich Schweitzer wrote:
> Hi!
> I've noticed a problem when using mencoder pre5-3.3.2 with stdin.
> If I encode a movie with
> mencoder whatever.vob ...
> everything works fine, but if I use
> cat whatever.vob|mencoder - ...
> strange things happen.

Don't do that. Use -dvd-device /directory/with/vobs instead.

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