[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Port x264 SSE2 deblocking code to H.264 decoder
Wed Dec 17 14:57:01 CET 2008
On Wed, Dec 17, 2008 at 12:58:12PM +0000, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> 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.
I rather read it as replacing existing optimizations by superior (GPL) ones.
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