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If your system has VMware AVI codec, this user guide will help you fix the problem.
i to record AVI movies from old version of workstation, eg. WS5 and / or earlier to be able to convincingly reproduce movies captured by virtual machine screens by downloading the codec from VMware.Com
In WS 7, this codec could not be loaded. I hacked the WS6.5.3 codec and it didn’t work. ?: |
What I’m most interested in is the ability to get a codec that would edit these AVI movies. They are likely to be very suitable for useful courses and teaching office computing.
Can you install the VMware codec on systems that have video editing software to enable editing of recorded videos on a workstation? At the very least, we need to make sure you put them in the music for them to be useful.
- FOURCC: VMnc
- Preferred container: AVI
- Company: http: // vmware samples
- Examples: .mplayerhq.hu / V-codecs / VMnc /
VMware Workstation machine (x86 ad emulator) can record sessions using this codec. Read the short summaryp reverse engineering this codec with key facts. Lossless codec.
Essentially, this is just a session of the well-known RFB protocol, which is probably used by VNC. In VMware products, the VNC bit offset is generated by an encoder prepared on virtual hardware. This allows you to record video without a VNC server in most virtual environments (e.g.
The bitstream consists of, inter alia, FrameBufferUpdate from RFB-Nachrichten. Special mode encoding within this descriptor that describes your current image format (matches the server initialization messages). Timestamps are provided in an attached container format; everything else is contained in the messages documented here.
Bitstream elements (this is VNC FrameBufferUpdate format), dot is big endian:
8-bit conceptual type (always 0, FrameBufferUpdate) includes 8-bit padding Number of rectangles encoded in 16 bits
16 bits per position 16 bit poker position 16-bit encoded width 16-bit touchpad height32-bit as well as multimedia
The encoding type can range from 0 to 5 as specified in the RFB protocol specification, but recent examples show which type 5 (HexTile) is generic and which type 2 (Raw) is sometimes encountered.
Since the VMNC stream is actually a repackaged RFB stream, a particular decoder should not be surprised to see the rectangular encoding described in the corresponding official protocol specification or in some stream document (in the case of ZRLE).
RFB Encoding Types
- raw block 0x0
width 7. Height * depth in bits of the raw image.
- Copy rectangle 0x1 from x, y with previous frame
position x 16 bits in the previous frame16-bit Y-axis position in the entire previous image
- 0x2 RRE encoded data (coding fetch and run per yard)
- 0x4 CoRRE encoded data
- Data encoded in hex 0x5
WMVd (cursor Data)
This quarter contains cursor bits and a Halloween mask on where the cursor hotspot is the result of a specific XY position of the image.
type of an 8-bit cursor is 0 for a colored cursor, or 1 for an alpha cursor. 8-bit amortization - Ignore
width * height * bits bpp; Parts Cursor width * height * bits bits / pixel - cursor mask
dst [i] = (dst [i] & bits [i]) ^ mask [i];
width * height * 4 bits of 32-bit RGBA data pointing to the cursor.
Alpha cursors are actually drawn in the framebuffer, constituting the cursor for that frame.
WMVe (cursor State)
Bit 0x01 - cursor found. Bit 0x02 - whole cursor. 0x04 once - cursor distortion.
Once the cursor is made visible, it should not appear frequently in the framebuffer until another cursor state packet is received, in which the cursor is reactivated.
An absolute cursor bit indicates that the virtual machine was using an actual absolute or relative mouse while recording the session. Not important for reading.
Setting the cursor bit up occurs when a particular virtual The new machine artificially moves the cursor up. This will not be relevant for reading either.