Roll Your Own Digital Video Recorder
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Roll Your Own Digital Video Recorder.
"VDR records TV broadcast signals as MPEG2 format, but the program doesn't actually do any compressing. The broadcast video/audio data itself is already compressed by the station as MPEG2. VDR simply performs some repacking on the data packets in a process that is really only a matter of changing packet sizes and header information."
(Submitted by Noel Tue Sep 3, 2002 )
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