[Ffmpeg-devel] OpenAVS Project Help Wanted
Fri Jul 7 08:55:19 CEST 2006
On Thu, Jul 06, 2006 at 11:21:06PM -0400, zhou13 at netscape.net wrote:
> I am maintainer of the openavs project at
> http://www.sourceforge.net/projects/openavs/. OpenAVS implements a new
> Chinese standard called AVS ( GB/T 20090.2-2006 Information
> technology - Advanced coding of audio and video ). Date of release of
> the standard is March, 1st 2006 ( very new ).
> We have early access to the standard documents ( Part 1-System, Part 2-
> Video, Part 7-Mobile Video). We have 2 people working on this project
> currently. ( i am from China and another guy from Taiwan ).
> The standard is written in Chinese. AVS Part 1-System is backward
> compatible with MPEG-2. AVS Part 2 Video is somehow a watered down
> version of H.264. So we don't think there is any problem even if you
> don't understand Chinese.
> currently, we need people that is good at SIMD optimization of our code
> ( MMX, 3DNow! and SSE, SSE2, SSE3 ). You can check out our newest
> release 1.0.3 and tell me how could i improve it.
> I am also positive if OpenAVS can be merged into ffmpeg tree because it
> is really just a beefed-up version of MPEG-2.
Well, you're late. We already have a decoder for Chinese AVS in FFmpeg
since a few days. It was written by Stefan Gehrer. You are of course
welcome to contribute to it...
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