[Ffmpeg-devel] mpeg4 encoder algorithm

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Wed Oct 4 10:08:01 CEST 2006


On Tue, Oct 03, 2006 at 04:54:39PM -0400, Christian Bienia wrote:
> Hello Michael,
> > > I'm looking for information about ffmpeg's MPEG-4 encoding algorithm for
> > > a scientific publication. The documentation says that the MPEG-4 codec
> > > uses DivX4/5 encoding, does that mean the encore2 algorithm developed by
> > > DivX, Inc.? 
> > 
> > no of course not, and our docs dont say that, still i removed 2 references
> > to divx to preempt more preople to missunderstand things
> Thanks for the quick reply. So ffmpeg's MPEG-4 codec has its own encoder
> implementation of the MPEG-4 Part 2 standard?


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