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by MacuserJ
Tue Apr 12, 2011 4:21 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: How-To: Automate DVD & Blu-Ray (Backup, Encoding & Tagging)
Replies: 223
Views: 345679

Re: How-To: Automate DVD & Blu-Ray (Backup, Encoding & Taggi

Is the issue with the TV tags the fact that "thetvdb.org" database doesn't seem to exist but rather "thetvdb.com" does? If this is the issue how to fix it? I'm too much of a novice for that part. Also-thanks mac.jedi--this has been so helpful! ETA: Ooops-sorry, looks like the 12/2010 updates fixed t...
by MacuserJ
Sat Apr 09, 2011 6:08 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: Handbrake Freezes during encode???
Replies: 6
Views: 757

Re: Handbrake Freezes during encode???

Ok-I finally dug out my installation CD and ran both the regular and extended Apple Hardware Test. Both reported no problems. In the meantime I've tried verifying and repairing disk permissions for my HD in the disk utility regularly. I also, on the basis of another thread, I went in and in Handbrak...
by MacuserJ
Mon Mar 07, 2011 11:08 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: Handbrake Freezes during encode???
Replies: 6
Views: 757

Re: Handbrake Freezes during encode???

I downloaded Temperature Monitor. I've been watching the CPU Core temps as I encode. I've had 3 successes and one failure today. The temp appears to climb slowly over the course of an encode without any rapid spike. I have also never heard the fan engage. The non encoding temps appear to be from the...
by MacuserJ
Mon Mar 07, 2011 4:08 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: Handbrake Freezes during encode???
Replies: 6
Views: 757

Re: Handbrake Freezes during encode???

When an encode fails and I restart the system and try again it will fail at a different point. For example, the first encode might fail at 5.47% and the next at 66.81%. Heat issues are totally new to me-what exactly is heating up? What do you do about it? Interestingly-this is the only thing that ev...
by MacuserJ
Sun Mar 06, 2011 4:02 pm
Forum: Mac
Topic: Handbrake Freezes during encode???
Replies: 6
Views: 757

Handbrake Freezes during encode???

Hi- I'm trying to encode some movies for the kids to use on iDevices and keep getting freezes during encoding. I have a 9mo iMac and I am storing the encodes on an external HD. Handbrake seems to freeze (for an hour or more) at any point in the process from less than 1% encoded to 90%+ encoded. Some...