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by hpras
Fri Jan 07, 2011 6:26 am
Forum: Internet-Ready TVs
Topic: Bravia TVs
Replies: 39
Views: 28842

Re: Bravia TVs

Whatever happened to BRAVIA_ROOT_DETECTION. It now says discontinued in the clients.db and seems to have no effect when I try and use it. Used to work really well, didn't have to go through an extra layer of folders to get to music/videos/pics etc.
by hpras
Tue Mar 09, 2010 7:09 am
Forum: Internet-Ready TVs
Topic: Bravia TVs
Replies: 39
Views: 28842

Re: Bravia TVs

Can transcode DIVX/AVI etc to view on my KDL40W5100. No PAUSE or FFW or REW though, really limits my viewing please. MiniDLNA was able to pause etc.
by hpras
Tue Feb 23, 2010 10:08 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work
Replies: 4
Views: 2970

Re: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work

I HAVE IT FIGURED OUT!!!!!!

you have to /dev/null all messages or use the silent flags, else it just crashes.
by hpras
Tue Feb 23, 2010 9:41 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work
Replies: 4
Views: 2970

Re: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work

An update. Another 3 hours scrapping with this. Found an error in my flac-desc.mp3, and extra space was causing trouble. FFMPEG still a no go. Made a new FLAC2MP3 script so I could follow what was happening...... #!/bin/sh # Converts anything FLAC to mp3 # Usage: flac2mp3 infile outfile # Command li...
by hpras
Mon Feb 22, 2010 11:40 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work
Replies: 4
Views: 2970

Re: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work

I did try that with mixed results. It looked like I could stream WAV to Windows Media Player from FLAC, but the TV doesn't do WAV. The decoded WAV file showed up in the cache. The TV does do LPCM. I tried the script further down that used FFMPEG to create LPCM from FLAC, but no joy there. Once more ...
by hpras
Mon Feb 22, 2010 9:49 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work
Replies: 4
Views: 2970

Can't get transcode Flac to MP3 to work

Hi All. Ubuntu 9.10, TMS 5.1.13 (and 12 and 11). Trying to on the fly transcode FLAC to MP3 to my Sony Bravia. Pounded away at this for 2 nights now. All the FLAC files show up in the Sony menu as MP3's. When i pick on them, I get "cannot play file." and occasionally reboots my TV. I've created my o...