[MPlayer-dev-eng] Re: New inverse-telecine filter

Andriy N. Gritsenko andrej at lucky.net
Thu Dec 4 11:13:37 CET 2003

    Hi, Zoltan Hidvegi!

Sometime (on Thursday, December  4 at 11:21) I've received something...
>What you describe is a 2-2-3-3 telecine pattern.  I've seen such a
>beast, but it is very rare, over 90% of the DVDs as well as any film
>source transferred to NTSC are either soft-telecined with MPEG flags,
>or 2-3-2-3 telecined.  If you really have a 2-2-3-3 DVD, than you are
>right, detc will not handle that, since detc tries to find a 2-3-2-3
>pattern and stick with it.  For this very special case, your filter
>will probably work, but for most DVDs you must do field merging, there
>is no other way.  The pullup filter as well as my new filter can
>recognize and handle any telecine pattern.

    Well, I'll try it when I have some DVDs for ripping. What I ripped
before was two animation series: US DVD Key the Metal Idol and HK DVD
Video Girl Ai. :)

    With best wishes.

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