[Gllug] Newbie video encoding question
chris at wavestore.com
Fri Jun 27 15:08:59 UTC 2008
Richard Huxton wrote:
> That works, and plays on my Linux installation, but Quicktime on my Mac
> just complains that it's not a movie. I picked the codecs using the ever
> popular "do I recognise any of these" method.
If it's encoded to MPEG2, Quicktime can't play it back because Apple
charge separately for the MPEG2 codec. See:
As someone else said, maybe try x264. It's a better compression
algorithm anyway and it should work out of the box with QT.
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