From: Lawrence D'Oliveiro <ldo@ge...> - 2012-04-02 00:44:59
On Sun, 1 Apr 2012 17:02:55 -0700, Scott Smith wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 1, 2012 at 3:14 PM, Lawrence D'Oliveiro
> <ldo@...> wrote:
>>> FFMpeg has always been problematic when it comes to producing
>>> streams that work well on hardware players.
>> I’ve never noticed that. When were you trying FFmpeg? I’ve been
>> using it for years. It’s just so much easier than mjpegtools—a
>> simple “-target pal-dvd” or “-target ntsc-dvd” and it sets all the
>> right options without any further messing about.
> Some hardware players are more forgiving than others.
Though they still seem to have trouble with double-layer writables. :)
> I don't remember when I used it, but it was probably the early days
> of dvdauthor.
That seems more likely. FFmpeg is a regularly-moving target, and it
seems like once or twice a year, some old way of doing things stops
working and you have to find the new, improved way. But the -target
options have been in there for a few years now, and they seem to work