[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] aacdec: dsputilize the scalar product in intensity stereo

Nicolas George nicolas.george
Sat Feb 19 12:14:32 CET 2011

Le primidi 1er vent?se, an CCXIX, M?ns Rullg?rd a ?crit?:
> The scalar product of two vectors is the sum of the element-wise
> products.

The usual English term for that is dot product. "Scalar product" is correct
but is not idiomatic in English, which may explain why people are confused.
(Although it seems that most languages despite English use some form of
"scalar product", except Norsk, where it looks "inner product".)

I believe that the right English term for what this patch changes is "scalar


  Nicolas George
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