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Old 07-11-2005, 12:30 PM   #1
anandj
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divx to mpeg using mplayer


I have heard that mplayer is quite powerful and can convert from one video format to another.
I have personally used mplayer based scripts which can convert mjpeg videos from my CANON A80 camera to mpeg or DIVX.

I am wondering if there is a simple way to use mplayer to convert divx files to mpeg?

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Old 07-11-2005, 12:40 PM   #2
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Mencoder/mplayer works well for creating divx files. However, to create mpeg files, you are better off using ffmpeg: http://ffmpeg.sourceforge.net/index.php
 
  


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