[Matroska-general] Nothing works to playback Matroska files.
steve.lhomme at free.fr
Sun Jan 2 00:35:04 CET 2005
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Abrasha a écrit :
> So I downloaded a movie in a format that I was not familiar with. Soon
> found out, that .mkv stands for Matroska, so I went to the matroska site.
> I downloaded all the codecs. I downloaded The Core Media Player, I
> downloaded the Classic Media Player.
> The movie files would not open in any of my media players.
> I downloaded VirtualdubMOD to try and convert the .mkv files to .AVI
> files that I could then possibly play with my DivX player. This is
> supposedly possible according to videohelp.com
> I could not open the movie .mkv files in VirtualdubMOD. I got a cryptic
> error message, that says:
> only handle (S_TEXT(subs for the moment
> Very useful indeed.
> I am not a novice user. I am quite familiar with installing and using
> various video and audio codecs. As well as with installing and using
> various media players.
> It is painfully clear, that these Matroska codecs and their playback are
> a long way off from prime time. If I can't figure out, how to play a
> few movie files, I don't think this format is ever going to be worth
> In fact, in my humble opinion, in it's current state
> MATROSKA BLOWS!
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