[FFmpeg-devel] Popular codecs on the web not supported by FFmpeg

Kostya kostya.shishkov
Wed Jan 28 18:36:49 CET 2009

On Wed, Jan 28, 2009 at 04:15:26PM +0100, Benjamin Larsson wrote:
> Hi, the following list is from Picsearch and lists codecs that FFmpeg 
> isn't supporting. There are duplicates and because of the rapid 
> development some codecs are already supported, the first 5 in the list 
> are by margin the most popular. If anyone wants to try and add support 
> reply which fourcc's and I'll try to get links to sample files.
> MvH
> Benjamin Larsson

Let's see...
> WVP2 / 0x32505657

WMV3 variant. Needs serious REing.

> MSS1 / 0x3153534D
> MSS2 / 0x3253534D

MS capture codec. The only thing I remember about it, it employs
arithmetic coding.

> WMVA / 0x41564D57

supported by VC-1 decoder

> WMVP / 0x50564D57

Another crippled WMV3, RE is needed

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