[MPlayer-users] encoding an xvid for viewing on TV

Andrew Henry adhenry at bredband.net
Fri May 11 21:57:26 CEST 2007

Saurabh Singhvi wrote:
> using -ffourcc (details in man page)
> change the FOURCC value to make it compatible with the dvd player.

is that the only extra option needed?  The man page is what you might
call 'sparse'.  It gives one example: -ffourcc div3.

I assume this means divx3, so I tried this, as well as div2 and div4
just to be on the safe side.  Burnt all 3 to disc and not a single one
plays.  None of them play in Totem either.  Black screen, but I hear the

Could you elaborate?

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