[FFmpeg-devel] [RFC] the future of libamr
Wed May 20 11:01:48 CEST 2009
On 05/19/2009 07:38 PM, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> Now that OpenCORE AMR support is just around the corner, what about
> libamr? I'm in favor of removing support for it. It's nonfree and it's
> crap and we have a free replacement.
> There is a catch: libamr supports AMR-WB encoding, OpenCORE does not.
> IMO we can disregard this. Hopefully it will spur the development of a
> native replacement. I do not plan to remove libamr support from the 0.5
> branch, so it will always be available there.
or we can only keep the support of the WB encoder, depending on non-free
I'm not sure that the people who need WB encoder are the one who are
going to write a free WB encoder anyway :)
> Thoughts? Votes?
I'm for its removial, but would prefer if we kept the WB encoder for now.
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