Re: Digital video recording software
On Wed, 25 Dec 2002 14:49, Carlos Sousa wrote:
> > don't know if it is packaged yet but there is actually a program on
> > freshmeat.net called 'vcr' which is designed to make a computer act like
> > a recorder.
> vcr shows up in apt-cache.
> I would however invest my efforts in the mplayer package (not officially
> packaged). Its approaching final 0.90 release and is apparently intended
> to handle all video needs under the sun :)
It appears that mencoder is only designed to convert from one format to
Last time I wanted to record something mencoder seemed unable to do it and I
used vcr instead.
If I'm wrong then please give me a clue as to how I use mencoder to take input
from a v4l device and write it to a DivX.
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