[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Common ACELP code & G.729 [2/7] - pitch lag decoding
Sun Jun 22 12:23:34 CEST 2008
On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 11:41:50AM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 10:19:36PM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> > On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 07:04:39PM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > > On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 05:31:48PM +0100, Robert Swain wrote:
> > > > 2008/6/18 Reimar D?ffinger <Reimar.Doeffinger at stud.uni-karlsruhe.de>:
> > > > > On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 10:21:19AM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> > > > >> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 03:45:43AM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> > > > >> > ask diego, he is the master of english consistency.
> > > > >> > Iam not a native english speaker and do not really know the difference
> > > > >> > (if there is any) between lag and delay.
> > > > >>
> > > > >> TTBOMK both are synonyms.
> > > > >
> > > > > While I can't pinpoint the difference (and have no clue what TTBOMK is
> > > > > supposed to mean) I don't think they are always substitutable. I can't
> > > > > imagine someone saying "The train is 5 minutes lagged".
> > > >
> > > > On topic:
> > > > The word 'lag' could be used in that context but the grammar would
> > > > have to be slightly different for me to feel comfortable with it being
> > > > everyday usage. "The train is 5 minutes delayed" sounds a little
> > > > clumsy to my English ears. I would rather hear "The train has been
> > > > delayed by 5 minutes". The 'lag' alternative might be "The train is
> > > > lagging 5 minutes behind schedule." But 'lagging behind' is a common
> > > > phrase using 'lag' so I'm biased by that.
> > > >
> > > > Considering 'lag' versus 'delay', I think I have consistently used
> > > > 'lag' in my AMR code I think, mainly because it's shorter. :)
> > >
> > > Repent ye bloody sinner! Thy code showest the innermost part of thy
> > > heart, lagging as it is behind the times! Now delay ye no longer with
> > > updating it as thy Lord commands ye!
> > I didnt know robert was worshiping the spirit who denies everything always.
> He has taken to worshipping all manner of devilishly spirits, as
> islander folks are known to do ...
> > And reconsidering the whole, if they are equivalent, the shorter has
> > some undenyable advantage.
> > Dont ye agree?
> Nay, ye mind is clouded by the charms of the islander's charms. Pray
> that the daemon's have mercy upon ye and lift those spells from thou...
If you ever write a fantasy novel id want a copy ...
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