[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] encode mov metadata to UTF-8

François Revol revol
Tue Feb 2 22:35:27 CET 2010

> Hello,
> not sure if it is correct, since it assumes metadata is store in 
> latin-1 for
> all the cases that code handles, however it fixes the output for
> http://samples.mplayerhq.hu/V-codecs/SVQ3/Vertical400kbit.sorenson3.mov
> > correctly displaying the (c) sign (on and UTF-8 console at least).

Does the QT specs say anything about the encoding ?
Long since I read it...

When I'm not sure about an encoding I usually assume and check for UTF-
8, and if invalid assume latin-1 and convert from this.
Still, I'm sure we'll find some people putting Shift-JIS or other stuff 


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