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Archive for February, 2007

Mencoder cheat sheet

Posted by onlydarksets on February 17, 2007

Required parameters:

  • Input file (list first)
  • Output file (-0)
  • Audio codec (-oac)
    • Lame [MP3] (mp3lame)
      • Options (-lameopts a:b:c:d)
        • Average, Constant, or Variable Bitrate (abr | cbr | vbr)
        • Bitrate (br=)
  • Video codec (-ovc)
    • XviD [Mpeg4] (xvid)
    • libavcodec [Mpeg4, more] (lavc)

Optional parameters:

  • Video filters (-vf)
    • Scale (scale=w:h)
  • Audio filters (-af)
    • Normalize volume (volnorm)

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Upgraded to Vista

Posted by onlydarksets on February 8, 2007

I did both the Media Center PC and the office PC. Both went pretty smoothly, but here are the key apps I reinstalled on the Media Center PC (now the “Vista Ultimate PC”):

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