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by cmh716
Thu Feb 06, 2014 5:07 pm
Forum: Development Support
Topic: VideoLAN VLC
Replies: 42
Views: 65046

Re: VideoLAN VLC

ts was just random. wget -O inputfilenamefromhdhr.ts http://<device ip>:5004/auto/v<channel number>?transcode=mobile ffmpeg -i inputfilenamefromhdhr.ts -map 0:0 -map 0:1 -map 0:1 -c:v copy -c:a:0 libfaac -b:a 192k -ac 2 -scodec copy -c:a:1 copy outputfilename.m4v You'll need a version of ffmpeg that...
by cmh716
Fri Jan 24, 2014 6:35 am
Forum: Development Support
Topic: VideoLAN VLC
Replies: 42
Views: 65046

Re: VideoLAN VLC

I just recorded a 30 minute 720p 30fps "mobile" file and used the aforementioned ffmpeg command line option and it took 2.5 minutes at 10% CPU on my quad core to create the resulting m4v file. I suspect most people watching on AppleTV will be running it through comskip or showanalyzer and tagging it...
by cmh716
Fri Jan 24, 2014 4:29 am
Forum: Development Support
Topic: VideoLAN VLC
Replies: 42
Views: 65046

Re: VideoLAN VLC

It appears that the apple tv supports AC3 passthrough. So if you're using a receiver, it can decode the AC3 stream. That said, after some research and trial an error, I discovered that the AC3 track needs to be the second audio track and audio track 1 MUST be AAC. Since I have some TV's (with Apple ...
by cmh716
Thu Jan 23, 2014 5:11 pm
Forum: Development Support
Topic: VideoLAN VLC
Replies: 42
Views: 65046

Re: VideoLAN VLC

Looks like the stream that this method (wget) uses is not iTunes compatible. Does anyone know if this device will be able to save to an iTunes compatible format that will play on AppleTV without transcoding?