[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] ALAC support in the MOV muxer

Compn tempn
Thu Apr 24 14:57:43 CEST 2008

On Thu, 24 Apr 2008 14:41:30 +0200, Baptiste Coudurier wrote:
>Jai Menon wrote:
>> Hi,
>> This is an experimental way of adding alac support to the mov muxer.
>> As of now, it isn't meant for svn, but comments on doing this the
>> "right" way are welcome. Also the ISO media code for alac is set to
>> an arbitrary value 65. This is wrong but I couldn't find the value
>> on mp4ra.org. Also, I don't have access to Itunes(or a win32
>> machine)  and still reading the quicktime spec in detail. So as of
>> now, ffmpeg can mux/demux alac into an mp4 container. Any info on
>> this is appreciated but please note that even if it works, this may
>> be a completely wrong way of doing this. Maybe Baptiste would have
>> something to say.
>Yes, for now mux into .mov and check that quicktime can read it.
>We will see about .mp4 later. Does itunes/ipod/iphone need .mp4 ?

if someone creates alac mov /mp4 with ffmpeg i can test with quicktime.


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