[Ffmpeg-devel] [Ss][Nn][Oo][Ww] spelling^wbranding
Thu May 12 18:05:46 CEST 2005
On Thu, 12 May 2005, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Guillaume POIRIER <poirierg at gmail.com> writes:
> > Hi,
> > On 5/12/05, Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> wrote:
> >> Diego Biurrun wrote:
> >> > Sorry for bothering, but is there an official spelling or not? Or is it
> >> > just "I don't care, follow your own preference.", which is also fine.
> >> Conventionally, FOURCCs from AVI files are uppercase. I would vote for
> >> SNOW (and that is the current FOURCC).
> > Yeah, but the fourCC of XviD is XVID, same for DivX, which is DIVX...
> > so that is still not a clear-cut case.
> > Considering what I just wrote, maybe we should call it SnoW? :-)
> Wouldn't 5n0w be better?
Of course. More l33t FourCC would increase interest among warez/subbing
groups thus 5n0w would become the new de-facto codec, perhaps also making
NUT the new "container format of the month". ;)
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