[MPlayer-users] Garbled/distorted video with MPEG-2 transport stream playback (DVB)

Nico Sabbi nsabbi at fastwebnet.it
Wed Aug 17 00:15:10 CEST 2005

Falck Kenneth wrote:

>My problem is that sometimes, certain programmes on certain channels
>cannot be played back. The video image is distorted, as if the
>vertical/horizontal sync had been somehow lost. The picture looks the
>same as an old CRT monitor with invalid frequencies, but this happens
>"within" mplayer, inside the video window. (My screens are TFT anyway)
>To be more specific, it happens at least with "Dr. Phil" on channel 4
>here in Finland. The beginning commercials play fine, but when the
>actual programme starts, the picture becomes distorted. At the same
>time, mplayer prints out this, apparently detecting some change in the
>MPEG2 encoding parameters:

if you can upload a sample somewhere someone can give it a look
incoming isn't usable atm.

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