[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Canopus Lossless decoder

Michael Niedermayer michaelni at gmx.at
Sat Jul 28 12:15:23 CEST 2012

On Fri, Jul 27, 2012 at 10:30:26PM -0400, Derek Buitenhuis wrote:
> On 27/07/2012 9:51 PM, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> > this has a high chance to break compatibility of the codec ids between
> > forks
> Uh, I placed it where I thought it wouldn't break it (right under
> Kostya's last works).
> Where do you suggest?

not where but what:
Give it a value which when taken as ASCII is recognized uniquely by a human as this specific codec.
This ensures that 2 forks can independently add CodecIDs without producing conflicts.

> > wrong project
> Fixed in the v2 I sent earlier.

yep, seen that there was a second one after reviewing this ...


Michael     GnuPG fingerprint: 9FF2128B147EF6730BADF133611EC787040B0FAB

Breaking DRM is a little like attempting to break through a door even
though the window is wide open and the only thing in the house is a bunch
of things you dont want and which you would get tomorrow for free anyway
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