[vlc-devel] [BUG] VLC can't play mpegts file with PCR pid = 0x1fff

Måns Rullgård mans at mansr.com
Sun Sep 11 13:19:16 CEST 2011

Georgi Chorbadzhiyski <gf at unixsol.org> writes:

> I have a small mpegts file [1] (about 140k) that VLC can not
> play. mplayer, avplay, xine are playing it just fine. I think the
> problem is that this stream has PCR_PID set to 0x1fff (null pid). This
> is maybe strange but the stream is captured from satellite and it
> seems to be working on all kinds of STBs (and software players as
> mentioned above).

This is only allowed if the program contains only private streams.  Your
satellite is faulty.

Måns Rullgård
mans at mansr.com

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