[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Default to using libraries when enabled

Baptiste Coudurier baptiste.coudurier
Sat May 22 00:05:50 CEST 2010

Hi guys,

On 05/20/2009 05:20 PM, David Conrad wrote:
> Hi,
> This changes the order of initialization so that external libraries that
> are enabled are used by default over native codecs. My main motivation
> in moving these is to be able to have the ogg and mkv muxers default to
> encoding via libvorbis if it's enabled; currently, specifying
> CODEC_ID_VORBIS will use the native encoder regardless, which is much
> worse quality.

I'd like to revive this thread.
It's been more than a year, and nothing has been done on the native 
vorbis encoder to improve it's quality.

While the patch is questionable for all codecs, I think it is not for 

Can we please make everything so libvorbis is used by default when it is 
compiled in ?

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