DC Movie Player released

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DC Movie Player released

Post by bero » Mon May 05, 2003 3:05 pm

I'm glad to tell good news.

in this forum,
http://www.dcemulation.org/phpBB/viewtopic.php?t=28796
I knew many ppl want VCD/SVCD player.
previously I made, but all source crashed.

I rewrite new version based on ffmpeg code base.

http://www.geocities.co.jp/Playtown/200 ... mplay.html

* FEATURE
- support many video/audio format
- autodetect DATA CD or VCD/SVCD
- support long filename includes Japanese KANJI
- play only now. no seek, forward, backword, pause, frame skip, audio/video sync etc.

* SUPPORT FORMAT
- format: mpg/avi/asf(wmv)/mov(QuickTime)/rm(RealAudio/Video)/wav/mp3/ogg
- video : mpeg1/mpeg2/mpeg4(DIVX4/5,XviD)/msmpeg v1/v2/v3(DIVX3)
- audio : mp1/mp2/mp3/oggvorbis/wma/pcm/various adpcm
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Post by az_bont » Mon May 05, 2003 3:10 pm

Bloody hell :o! What's the DivX playback like - is it comparible to DCDivX? And has the (S)VCD playback speed increased any? Either way, great job, mate :D.
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Post by ZacMc » Mon May 05, 2003 3:26 pm

* FEATURE
- support many video/audio format
- autodetect DATA CD or VCD/SVCD
- support long filename includes Japanese KANJI
- play only now. no seek, forward, backword, pause, frame skip, audio/video sync etc.

* SUPPORT FORMAT
- format: mpg/avi/asf(wmv)/mov(QuickTime)/rm(RealAudio/Video)/wav/mp3/ogg
- video : mpeg1/mpeg2/mpeg4(DIVX4/5,XviD)/msmpeg v1/v2/v3(DIVX3)
- audio : mp1/mp2/mp3/oggvorbis/wma/pcm/various adpcm
:o :o :o :o :P and this is only the test version!

What's the DivX playback like - is it comparible to DCDivX?
I'd say its as good or better than DcDivX..
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Post by miracleman » Tue May 06, 2003 11:28 am

wow playback is as good as dcdivx without the stutter dcdivx has at the start. will now encode at higher res to see what it will do... lookin good.cheers bero!!!
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Post by polochon » Tue May 06, 2003 11:44 am

That's just wonderfull Bero !!

For the divx thing, IMO the playback is much better and the sound is very good VS dcdivx .

and like said ZakMc it's just a test version :o

it can play big resolution divx with big slowdown but the image quality is great.

Again thanks Bero :!:
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When is the final version of bero moive player then?

Post by montell » Tue May 06, 2003 11:47 am

When will we see the final version of the movie player then? :?:
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Post by ZacMc » Tue May 06, 2003 11:52 am

the sound is very good VS dcdivx
I heard some popping noise in a divx movie I watched.. It wasn't there when I watched it in my computer or DcDivX..
When will we see the final version of the movie player then?
When Bero releases it.
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Post by az_bont » Tue May 06, 2003 12:03 pm

I tested it with two VideoCDs, both encoded in PAL (352x288) and the video was fine, but the sound kept skipping at regular intervals of about 2 seconds. Still, very impressive for a test version - I'll have to throw together a few DivX clips to test whilst I'm at it.
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Post by polochon » Tue May 06, 2003 12:04 pm

ZacMc wrote:
the sound is very good VS dcdivx
I heard some popping noise in a divx movie I watched.. It wasn't there when I watched it in my computer or DcDivX..
seems that it 's exactly the contrary for me :lol:

I've tested it with 2 divx coded in mono with lame, and it sounds much better than dcdivx for me
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Post by ZacMc » Tue May 06, 2003 12:08 pm

I've tested it with 2 divx coded in mono with lame, and it sounds much better than dcdivx for me
I think I used the radium codec..
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Post by z_thk » Tue May 06, 2003 2:02 pm

Bero, you are a true hero, I have been watching this forum everyday after work since I first heard about your player!!!!

Thanks man!!!

The long wait for a decent freeware video player for my loved DC is over!!!!

I have a dvd player and a computer with tv out, but I have always dreamt about how cool it would be if I could use my dreamcast for movies and music videos instead!!!!

I have convinced a few of my working mates to get Dreamcasts, and we are all very excited!!! Thanks, thanks , thanks!!!!
:D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D :D
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Post by NightHammer » Tue May 06, 2003 2:18 pm

SWEET MOTHER OF....I LOVE THIS THING!

...sorry...and all I got past was the description...I love that Real playback...that's AWSOME!

Bero...you are my hero....

Later!
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Post by FETUS » Tue May 06, 2003 2:24 pm

I love you I love you I love you even if you don't release the full version I'm satisfied thanks bero works awsome with few glitches but that's expected with any new program I bow before you
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Post by Shapyi » Tue May 06, 2003 2:58 pm

WOW Bero! This is a great release. I really hope you continue developing it. For a first release its really good. The DivX playback is nice and has the quality of DCDivX! As for VCD, its a lot better then XingXong and if you get full speed that would be amazing. Thanks for releasing this. Good luck :D
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Post by fatheadpi » Tue May 06, 2003 3:06 pm

JESUS H CHRIST!!!

THIS IS THE MOTHER OF ALL MEDIA PLAYERS!!!

Screw retiring tonight, I gotta test this shlt!

HOLY F*CK!!!
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Post by ShinAkuma » Tue May 06, 2003 3:19 pm

Does this support the playback of .ogm files?

If it does, this would indeed be the best thing, ever.
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Post by doragasu » Tue May 06, 2003 3:52 pm

Bero Rocks again!!!!! Great release!!!!

どうもうありがとうございます
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Post by ZacMc » Tue May 06, 2003 4:02 pm

Does this support the playback of .ogm files?
Nope.. At least it wouldn't play the one I tested.
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Post by OneThirty8 » Tue May 06, 2003 4:07 pm

az_bont wrote:I tested it with two VideoCDs, both encoded in PAL (352x288) and the video was fine, but the sound kept skipping at regular intervals of about 2 seconds. Still, very impressive for a test version - I'll have to throw together a few DivX clips to test whilst I'm at it.
Guys, try a non-standard low-bitrate VCD. I took an old GypPlay disc with both Return of the Jedi VCD discs crammed into one 605 MB file and made a non-standard VCD in Nero. No audio stutter, looked better than GypPlay does, synch was right on, and the only video glitches were during high-action sequences. No doubt these glitches are because of the low quality video file and not the player.

I'm gonna try some encodes in between this and VCD-standard bitrates when I have some more time.

DivX also looks better than DCDivX. I'm going to experiment with this also.

In all, I have to say that this is an amazing release not only because it supports just about any format you could want, but because the picture quality is superb, and sound is really good too.
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Post by ShinAkuma » Tue May 06, 2003 4:11 pm

I tried it out too, and yeah, ogm is not supported. I would highly recommend it for a more "final" release. The fact "Test Version" is always displayed is a bit annoying, but you can easy forgive that as that's exactly what this is.

I've found the higher your divx encode rate is, the more your sound will stutter. Also, I was not able to get real media to play at all. Is there any tricks to get that going?
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