• Rodn3y posted a message on the post Holiday Specialtacular: Winter Games 2018.

    Off to a great start with Tetris!

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Giant Bomb New Site Feedback. on the General Discussion board

    While I like the redesign overall there are a few small things I think could be improved:The audio podcast player looks a bit weird since it's just the video player, I'd prefer a smaller version that ...

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Audio loops in videos. on the Bug Reporting board

    I got a bit bored and turned this into a simple website that shows the results of bi-daily automatic tests: rodney.io/audioloopdetector/Update: Both my automatic and manual tests indicate this issue i...

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Audio loops in videos. on the Bug Reporting board

    At least right now the situation still seems unchanged.

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  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Audio loops in videos. on the Bug Reporting board

    I noticed that the error message I get from ffmpeg changed from "Non-monotonous DTS in output stream" (WARN) to "Application provided invalid, non monotonically increasing dts to muxer in stream" (ERR...

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Audio loops in videos. on the Bug Reporting board

    @forcen said:Is there any downside with progressive? It's not like it's using flash, I don't have that installed. Is the only downside the lack of an "auto" quality?Progressive mode counts against you...

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Audio loops in videos. on the Bug Reporting board

    @rorie (also @wcarle): I have done some testing of my own and believe to have found out what the problem is.The short of it is: Akamai will occasionally serve a malformed video segment that repeats (p...

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  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Why are the HD download links missing?. on the Bug Reporting board

    Ok thanks for the update. I created a small workaround in my scripts by doing a HEAD request with "8000" instead of "4000" in the url to determine if that rendition is available. It's not ideal as it...

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Why are the HD download links missing?. on the Bug Reporting board

    @rorie hey have you heard anything new about this? Unfortunately there's still no way to get the new 8000 kbit HD version from the API.

  • Rodn3y created a forum topic Last minutes of livestreams unavailable (segments 404-ing) on the Bug Reporting board.
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  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Audio loops in videos. on the Bug Reporting board

    I noticed the same issue in some videos (e.g. Hitsmas 2017) but forgot to report it. It only happens when using HTML5/HLS. Progressive streaming does not have that issue for me (and since it works be...

  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Why are the HD download links missing?. on the Bug Reporting board

    @rorie: Cool, thanks! Is that also going to change for the API? Currently "hd_url" is just the 4000k version as well.

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  • Rodn3y posted a message in the forum topic Why are the HD download links missing?. on the Bug Reporting board

    For some reason the "hd_url" property of newer videos is null. Seems like there might be some issue with progressive in general since the player does not offer HD quality without HTML5 either.