[Ffmpeg-devel] libtheora brokenness in lavc
Sun Jul 16 21:15:00 CEST 2006
matthieu castet <castet.matthieu at free.fr> writes:
> M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Michael Niedermayer <michaelni at gmx.at> writes:
>>>On Sun, Jul 16, 2006 at 01:48:08PM -0400, Rich Felker wrote:
>>>>i noticed today while talking on #ffmpeg that lavc has a
>>>>libtheora-based theora encoder and decoder. when this module is
> Some parts of the encoder get commited, others don't for comestic reason...
> Do a grep on oggtheora_encoder ...
Looks like a placeholder or something. I wrote oggtheora.c, and I
didn't include an encoder.
>>>>imo oggtheora.c should just be removed, but if this is not acceptable,
>>>>the current situation is a bug and the header conversion stuff needs
>>>>to be added to it..
>>>i vote for removing libtheora support theres no sense in it, only use
>>>would be debuging our decoder but then there are other tools like
>>>mplayer which can be used and as you say our decoder is disabled if
>>>libtheora is enabled so its not that usefull for debuging either
>> I don't mind removing it, but does the native decoder now support
>> theora fully? I know it used to be incomplete.
> IIRC it supports only stream produced by current stable encoder but
> can't decode avanced theora stream that are produced by an
> experimental encoder ( http://svn.xiph.org/trunk/theora-exp/). But the
> official decoder can't decode them either ...
IIRC there was also an issue with bitstreams produced by some really
old libtheora. Is this still the case?
mru at inprovide.com
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