Re: Digital video recording software
On Wed, Dec 25, 2002 at 03:46:00PM +0100, Richard Atterer wrote:
> - record full-resolution TV. Possible with "streamer" (without dropped
> frames if you do it right!), except that rgb15 format eats 1.3 GB per
> minute. There's a nice fast GPLd lossless compression codec called
> "huffyuv", but apparently there's no way to use it for encoding under
> Linux. Hopefully mencoder will be able to use it at some point.
libavcodec (which mencoder uses) has some support for huffyuv. I'm not
sure how mature it is, but
http://ffmpeg.sourceforge.net/ffmpeg-doc.html#SEC16 indicates that
encoding and decoding are supported.