[MPlayer-users] h.264 'slow motion' problem

Nico Sabbi nicola.sabbi at poste.it
Mon Jan 12 00:49:34 CET 2009

Il giorno dom, 11/01/2009 alle 23.46 +0000, Derek C ha scritto:
> Hi Nico,
> On Sun, January 11, 2009 8:07 am, Nico Sabbi wrote:
> >
> > no: you just crippled mplayer just because you didn't want to scan the
> > channels properly. I wrote million times here and in the DOCS that DVB
> > channels ____MUST____
> > contain PMT pids, or codec identification will fail.
> >
> Actually I can see that I can't scan the DVB-T transmission properly with
> the scan command from dvb-utils - I wonder is this because the channels
> are H264 (not HD but DVB-T SD) ?
> I can scan with w_scan but it doesn't appear [to ever] return the PMT ids
> - only video & audio Ids.
> Is there any other way to find the correct PMT Id(s) to use in
> channels.conf for mplayer?
> thanks v much,
> Derek

the easiest way is to add +8192 to the audio or video pids section 
and to use TAB to change program; the other solution is to revive
a patch to "scan" that I sent to linux-dvb at linuxtv.org long ago
and that, like many other things in that funny list, was buried
to /dev/null

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