[MPlayer-users] "Freebox" and HD videos encoded with mencoder

Mathieu Westphal mathieu.westphal at gmail.com
Tue Apr 17 14:07:11 CEST 2012

On 04/17/2012 12:47 PM, Krzysztof Duchnowski wrote:
> On 17.04.2012 10:27, Mathieu Westphal wrote:
>> Hello
>> I have a multimedia server provided by my isp ( Free , i'm French ),
>> wich has the capability to play movie on my television.
>> But this player cannot read chinese subtitles. So the current solution i
>> use is to rencode hard-coded sub movie wich can be used without any
>> problem on the "freebox" .
>> Anyway, if it work well with standard movies and dvd, it do not work
>> with High Res movie. I've tried lot of different video codec for the
>> reencoding, and some work on mplayer, but non seems to work on the player.
>> And the original video play just fine, without any problem.
>> So what is the "standard" way to encode high res movie with mencoder?
>> Anyway here are the information about the "freebox" :
>> http://www.freeplayer.org/viewtopic.php?p=65255#65255
> Make new tread instead hijacking this one (hint: click new post instead
> reply).
Sorry about that, and thank you.

> Your problem requires allot of posting of media infos so it will
> completely obscure original thread that you replied to.
You're right.
I will post information about the original media asap.

> As of the site you give it's not informative at all - it seems that this
> player don't like PackedBitstream at MPEG4 Part2
Wich means?

Thank you for helping.


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