[FFmpeg-user] libfaac

Lou lou at lrcd.com
Mon Sep 26 02:51:22 CEST 2011

On Sat, 24 Sep 2011 22:36:03 +0200
Brian Rasmusson <br at bitberry.com> wrote:

> Hi,
> I read a year old thread that libfaac is not compliant with the GPL 
> license, and that the FFmpeg team is working on their own AAC encoder.
> What is the status on this? Has it reached a stage where the quality
> can match libfaac?
> Sorry if this is a repeat question, I didn't find the answer in the 
> forum archive.
> Brian

FFmpeg also supports vo-aacenc which is under the Apache License 2.0.
It requires FFmpeg to be configured with: "--enable-libvo-aacenc

Just another AAC encoder to add to your list.

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