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               The Danish 720p x264 TV Releasing Standards 2008              
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                              읕컴[ INTRO ]컴켸                              
                                                                             
 First: Thanks to the authors of The.720p.x264.TV.Releasing.Standards.2007   
 The reason why tvx2642k7 can not be followed by danish tv rippers is on     
 basis of audio. We need to add an exception for MPEG2 audio as some         
 networks choose to air only in this format at the time of this writing.     
 Here's a list of current audio properties:                                  
                                                                             
 Channel       Provider            Specifications                            
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 Kanal 5 HD    Canal Digital       256kbit/s MP2, 2ch                        
 Kanal 5 HD    YouSee              192kbit/s MP2, 2ch                        
 TV2 Sport HD  Canal Digital       384kbit/s AC3, 6ch                        
 TV2 Sport HD  YouSee              384kbit/s AC3, 6ch                        
 TV2 Sport HD  Stofa               384kbit/s AC3, 6ch                        
                                                                             
 In the event that either provider, or another provider, changes Kanal 5 HD  
 audio format to AC3 we will be making a revised ruleset                     
                                                                             
 Please note this exception from the tvx2642k7 ruleset is ONLY valid until   
 Kanal 5 HD is broadcasted with AC3 audio as 720p x264 is about quality      
                                                                             
                                                                             
 Here's a list of changes from the original tvx2642k7 for lazy readers:      
 - MP2 audio is allowed if this is best source available (see Audio section) 
 - Resizing is to be done using Lanczos4 only (see Video section)            
 - Framerate must be 25fps (see Framerate section)                           
 - Also note the directory naming (see Notes)                                
                                                                             
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                          읕컴[ RELEASE RULES ]컴켸                          
                                                                             
  Episode Length:                                                            
   - Shows 19:00-29:59 long shall be 550MB                                   
   - Shows 37:00-53:59 long shall be 1100MB                                  
   - Shows 54:00-69:59 long shall be 1466MB                                  
   - Shows of any other length can be sized at ripper's discretion,          
     provided the size is a multiple of 550 or 733 MB                        
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Audio:                                                                     
   - Must be MP2 or Studio AC3 (AC3 transcoding forbidden)                   
   - Dupes based on audio format are forbidden. These should be INTERNAL     
     However it is encouraged not to release a 2.0 version of a show         
     when true 5.1 is available just as AC3 is, and always will be, prefered 
     to MP2. Strive to use best audio source available                       
   - Sources with clipping audio will be considered a nuke                   
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Video:                                                                     
   - 720p sources (e.g. TV2 Sport HD) are not to be resized. In the event of 
     imperfections lasting the majority of the episode, the release shall be 
     cropped with borders added to retain 1280x720 resolution, e.g.          
     crop(2,2,-4,-2).addborders(2,2,4,2)                                     
   - 1080i/p (e.g. Kanal 5 HD) Sources are to be cropped and resized using   
     Lanczos4. mod8 or variate is encouraged (total amount of pixels cropped 
     vertically equals total amount of pixels cropped horizontally to        
     maintain proper AR)                                                     
   - Improper methods of IVTC that result in loss of half the fields         
     (SeparateFields.SelectEven, YV12InterlacedSelectTopFields) are banned   
   - Improper IVTC methods that result in jerky playback such as Force Film  
     are banned                                                              
   - Custom Matrices are allowed                                             
   - Group watermarks of any kind on the video will not be tolerated         
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Framerate:                                                                 
   - Must be 25fps                                                           
   - In some cases PAL shows are broadcasted in 50fps, therefore you need to 
     properly convert it to 25fps                                            
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Codec/Container:                                                           
   - Must be x264                                                            
   - Must use Matroska (.mkv) for container                                  
   - Must have a mininum of 3 B-frames                                       
   - Must be minimum 2 passes. The final pass must be done as one continuous 
     encode spanning the entire episode, e.g. may not be segmented           
   - Subpixel refinement (subme) should be 5 or higher                       
   - M.E. Algorithm (me) should be Hexagon (hex) or better                   
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Resolution:                                                                
   - Must be 1280 x 720                                                      
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Subs:                                                                      
   - Optional                                                                
   - VOBSUB is the preferred format                                          
   - Subtitles are to be muxed with video stream, but may not be burned      
     into the video stream. "Subs" directories are forbidden                 
   - Burned subtitles will only be allowed when the source exhibits          
     such subtitles in the picture itself                                    
   - Release muxed with subs must still adhere to the filesizes listed above 
   - Multi-language subtitles cannot be used as a basis for a dupe           
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Packaging:                                                                 
   - All releases must be MKV, not BIN/CUE                                   
   - Must be packed with RAR and broken into 50MB or 20MB volumes            
   - Multi episode releases should not be split                              
   - Compression is not allowed                                              
   - Recovery and MD5 record are optional                                    
   - Encryption or password protection is forbidden                          
   - Must have SFV and NFO                                                   
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Credits/Previously On:                                                     
   - Encouraged, but not required. Ripper's discretion                       
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Samples:                                                                   
   - REQUIRED!                                                               
   - Roughly sixty seconds length and in a separate folder marked as Sample  
   - Must be taken from the episode - not encoded separately                 
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Propers:                                                                   
   - Propers are only permitted in the case of a technical flaw in the       
     original release (i.e. Bad IVTC, Interlacing, missing footage, resizing 
     720p source, bad crop, commercials, bad x264 settings used, etc)        
   - Sample of propered release is encouraged                                
   - Proper reason must be stated in nfo                                     
   - Qualitative propers are not allowed                                     
   - Propers based upon the rules set forth here are allowed only on         
     releases that come after this document is made public                   
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Directory Naming:                                                          
   - Show.Name.SXXEXX.DANiSH.720p.HDTV.x(X)264-GROUP                         
   - For daily shows or sports, Show.Name.YYYY-MM-DD.720p.HDTV.x(X)264-GROUP 
   - ALL others are FORBIDDEN. (e.g 0x00 000 EXX.EP.TITLE)                   
   - The use of MP2, AC3 or AC3.X.X is FORBIDDEN as MP2 will be banned       
     if/when AC3 is available                                                
   - READ.NFO is allowed, however, discretion is recommended                 
     PROPER.READ.NFO is NOT needed. NFO is REQUIRED to have reason, and is   
     purely redundant                                                        
   - Other permitted tags are: PROPER, REPACK, RERIP, REAL, UNCUT, DUBBED,   
     SUBBED, INTERNAL                                                        
   - Acceptable characters in naming a directory include (NO spaces, double  
     dots or underscores - single dots ONLY):                                
                                                                             
       ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ                                            
       abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz                                            
       0123456789 .-                                                         
                                                                             
                                                                             
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                        읕컴[ NOTES TO THE RULES ]컴켸                       
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Source related notes:                                                      
   - This ruleset only applies to episodes capped from HDTV sources,         
     not HDDVD and Bluray                                                    
   - HD lite is allowed. HD lite is defined for our purposes as any 1080x    
     source that is not full 1920x1080                                       
   - Upconverted sources are not allowed. Note, at the time of writing,      
     Kanal 5 HD and TV2 Sport HD both use logos with the text "HD" when      
     broadcasting true HD                                                    
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Internals:                                                                 
   - All INTERNALS must follow DKTVX2642K8 rules, apart from the time length 
     rules and multi-language audio tracks rule (and will not be considered  
     as dupes)                                                               
   - NOTE: INTERNAL dirfix is allowed as a basis of avoiding a nuke          
                                                                             
                                                                             
  Ripping related notes:                                                     
   - Multi-language audio tracks are allowed                                 
     Multiple languages should be muxed into the MKV. These languages must   
     be identified in the container when muxing                              
   - NO intros, outros, betweenos, or any other form of defacement of the    
     episode will be tolerated                                               
                                                                             
                                                                             
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        The Danish 720p x264 TV Releasing Standards 2008 (2008-02-11)        
                                                                             
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                        --------[ GROUPS ]--------                         
                                                                             
              DKTVX2642K7 rules revised by the following Groups:             
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                                  LUL dupeNET                                
                                                                             
              DKTVX2642K7 rules signed by the following Groups:              
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                          BALLIN DiViSiON DTV iMCARE                         
                                                                             
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     ----[ Respect goes to authors of tvx2642k7 and all x264 teams. ]----