Audio/Video Out of Sync

Jim web web at
Tue Aug 16 04:43:15 PDT 2016

In article <42FEE022394C42678F695912B6A2FFEC at RJCDESK>, RS
<richard22j at> wrote:
> >From: Jim web Sent: Monday, August 15, 2016 10:14
> > >From: Jim web Sent: Sunday, August 14, 2016 16:48

> > >However the 'American in Paris' snippet file I fetched gives no sound
> > >at all from VLC! The video looks fine, but its a silent film! 8-)

> Does this have any relevance to your silent problem?
> The title of the
> thread is loss of audio on conversion of video when using mode hvf 

Yes, that may be what's happening. I am using a relatively old LTS version
of Mint. I don't want to upgrade distro juts for this, so I'll see if I can
update either VLC or avconv.

I've also raised this particular issue on a linux newsgroup and had some
suggested fixes there. So I'll look at those as well.


Armstrong Audio
Audio Misc

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