[FFmpeg-devel] New format: Monkey's Audio Codec (ape)
Fri May 18 18:42:33 CEST 2007
Louise Hoffman wrote:
> Okay, so what you are saying is, that there is not a very strong pull
> to implement it because it is not version compatible?
Basically because wavpack and flac do a better job w/out being obnoxious.
> I recall once trying to decode an ape file where the decode was too
> old, and it failed. As long as it fails and doesn't decode it wrong,
> would it be possible to detect for compatibility?
everything is possible as long it isn't maliciously crafted ^^
> Or is it a matter of always have the latest decoder (into ffmpeg)?
Another problem in implementing the beast is having to support those
different encodings (using quirks like for mpeg4
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