Combine/split mpeg2 files

Randy Pratt rpratt1950 at
Mon Jun 16 14:04:44 PDT 2003

On Mon, 16 Jun 2003 09:45:15 +0200
Alexander Leidinger <Alexander at> wrote:

> On Sun, 15 Jun 2003 21:59:47 -0400
> Randy Pratt <rpratt1950 at> wrote:
> > My objective is to recombine and resplit some mpeg2 files to fit on 
> > 700M CDR's.  Typically, the original files would look like this:
> > 
> > 	file-part1.mpg	799M
> > 	file-part2.mpg	500M
> I don't have a fix for your problem, but do you know that a 800 MB
> mpeg2 file fits on a 80min CD-R if you burn it as a SVCD (upto 810 MB
> (depending on the CD-R) if you overburn)?

Yes, I've done several of those lately but this is a case where I 
would prefer to keep the files in mpeg format so that its easily playable
on a variety of machines.

If all else fails, I may end up doing this.

Thanks for the response,


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