[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Port x264 SSE2 deblocking code to H.264 decoder

Måns Rullgård mans
Wed Dec 17 13:58:12 CET 2008

Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 10:56:16AM +0000, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>> Loren Merritt wrote:
>> > On Wed, 17 Dec 2008, Guillaume POIRIER wrote:
>> >
>> >> Since basicly only Loren and yourself have worked on that code, maybe
>> >> you'd both be willing to re-licence it in LGPL?
>> >
>> > I don't plan to relicense to LGPL.
>> > How loud will people complain if I optimize x264's deblocker in a way
>> > that's not drop-in compatible, update ffmpeg c to match, and delete the
>> > existing LGPL mmx versions?
>> A simple "no" would have sufficed.  Are you on a crusade against all things
>> non-gpl or what?
> Now where did this come from?

Did you read what Loren wrote?  He pretty much threatened to deliberately
destroy the existing lgpl optimisations.

M?ns Rullg?rd
mans at mansr.com

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