Got a present recently, a discarded O!Play Mini. Looking at the specs, it’s comparable to the HDP-R1 looking at the input/outputs and formats, but nevertheless I will have a look at it, perhaps the gap to the current release 1.16 is … Continue reading
Since my VDR installation provides URLs like http://MyVDRHostname:3000/EXT/ChannelNo access to the live channels, I started using MediaTomb to publish the URLs by UPnP.Continue reading
I upgrade my O!Play media box to the newest Release 1.30P on Sunday and CIFS really improved.
Before that upgrade I had to open the Network folder twice to get my Samba server into the list, now it will detect that immediately.
Using cat on the command line to simply merge multiple MPEG4 files into one, will just not work. VLC will stop after the first part.
But this is not really surprising, the header is originating from the first file and still contains the information about the single file.
I am now using a mencoder wrapper script to merge multiple MPEG4 files into a new MPEG4 container named complete.mp4:
I currently use the following script to copy a VDR recording into a MPEG-PS container using a very robust input decoder, so any error in the recording is fixed:Continue reading