[FFmpeg-user] DVB subtitles there but not viewable

Claudiu Rad jazzman at misalpina.net
Wed Oct 14 19:40:57 CEST 2015

On 9/26/2015 3:56 PM, Moritz Barsnick wrote:
> On Sat, Sep 26, 2015 at 12:45:12 +0000, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
>> Moritz Barsnick <barsnick <at> gmx.net> writes:
>>> My PVR (or call it STB) likes neither AC-3 nor
>>> dvb_subtitles when muxed by ffmpeg into an MPEG-TS
>> That is because FFmpeg writes a (general) transport stream
>> while your stb expects a dvb stream (different standards).
>> There used to be a patch (I am not sure on which mailing
>> list, could have been avconv-devel or ffmpeg-devel) but
>> it was never applied iirc.
> Thank you so much, Carl Eugen! Probably the most valuable hint I have
> gotten in a long time.
> The VU+ forums aren't of much help. Everybody seems to use "media
> player" applications on the PVR anyway, but its MPEG-TS player is just
> the best (except for subs supports). It also handles ffmpeg's MPEG-TS
> just fine except for the named restrictions.
> I'm off looking for this patch...

did you find it?


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