[FFmpeg-devel] MPlayer and QuickTime fourcc 'raw '

Mats Peterson matsp888 at yahoo.com
Wed Jan 13 11:40:00 CET 2016

On 01/13/2016 09:06 AM, Mats Peterson wrote:
> slightly misleading, since it says that the 'raw ' fourcc stands for
> "Uncompressed RGB". However, below are two files with the 'raw ' fourcc

I suppose what they mean by "uncompressed RGB" here is just a way to 
differentiate it from uncompressed YUV422, etc. A palettized file is 
"uncompressed RGB" as well, just that the RGB values are in the palette 
and not in the video samples themselves.

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