[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH 1/2] lavc/pcm_tablegen: slight speedup of table generation

Ganesh Ajjanagadde gajjanag at mit.edu
Sun Jan 3 19:01:16 CET 2016

On Sun, Jan 3, 2016 at 9:35 AM, Kieran Kunhya <kierank at obe.tv> wrote:
>> It is still "speed critical" enough for people to retain
>> CONFIG_HARDCODED_TABLES. My goal here is simple: I want to get cycle
>> count down enough so that hardcoded tables can be removed here.
> How are you going to guarantee this across all arches?

I don't. But what really matters is the static vs runtime cost, see
e.g the thread I created. The ratio will be far more similar across

> Whilst by all means feel free to work on what you want, there are way
> more interesting things out there.

No one has told me what is interesting, and in the last 6 months, I
have not seen a commit that I find interesting either to get an idea
of what can be done for the project. This is nothing against the
authors, who are all fantastic people, just my opinion. I am here to
serve the project, not because I find it "interesting", but because it
lacks manpower, and I find its goals worthy.
This philosophy has already been mentioned:

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