[Ffmpeg-devel] MPEG Documentation

Mike Melanson mike
Fri Jun 10 22:06:12 CEST 2005

Lourenzo Dias wrote:
>  Hello, guys!
> I'm a student of Science of Computing, from Brazil. I have been interested 
> in MPEG codecs and players. I searched around for the standards, but it's 
> for sale. I don't have money to invest on ITU standards, but I'm curious 
> about it. I'm now trying to construct an simulator of MPEG player in MATLAB, 
> and would be wonderful if some of you could send it for me. 

	Google for "mpeg iso drafts" or something like that and you might find 
some useful specs.

> I have a question that stoped me: How a player sincronizes the exibition of 
> the video? It uses the main board clock?

	Timing is entirely up to the player implementation. If they want to use 
the main board clock, fine. If they have some atomic clock time source 
available, they can use that too.
	-Mike Melanson

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