[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Basic H.264 encoder
Thu Apr 13 00:02:58 CEST 2006
Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> writes:
> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Why would it need another code? If it's H.264 compatible, though not
>> complete, any existing H.264 code will do.
> FFmpeg also outputs ISO-compliant MPEG-4 data. But the powers
> that be still decided to put the FourCC 'FMP4' into service to
> distinguish ISO MPEG-4 data generated by FFmpeg. Maybe that
> was more because of fractures among MPEG-4 implementations.
IIRC it was to distinguish it from other, buggy implementations.
mru at inprovide.com
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