Reccoding video for security application
on at cs.ait.ac.th
Mon Feb 18 00:19:19 PST 2008
> > > > I have a bktr848 video capture card in the machine and I would like to
> > > > reccord video and save it in a decent format (something that could
> > > > easily be played on most movie player on Windows and X, xvid, mpeg,
> > > > etc.) in the full 640x480 resolution.
> > > >
> > > > I have been playing around with fxtv and dtv and transcode and...
> > >
> > > Try ffmpeg - I used it as a VCR for a long time, mencoder should
> > > also work well and provides the very low CPU option of using nuv
> > > (Nuppelvideo) format recording.
> > Mencode has so many options, I don't know how to run it.
> Most of them have to do with specifying the output format and
> encodings (it does support rather a lot of them).
> Start with something like this
> mencoder tv:// -tv driver=bsdbt848:norm=PAL:input=0 -ovc lavc
> -lavcopts vcodec=mpeg4:vbitrate=2400 -oac 'mp3lame' -lameopts br=128
I make it work with:
mencoder tv:// -tv driver=bsdbt848:noaudio:norm=NTSC:input=1 -nosound
-o toto.avi -ovc lavc -lavcopts vcodec=mpeg4:vbitrate=400
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