[FFmpeg-user] Question about using Webm/Matroska container in audio transconding

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Wed Dec 12 18:15:56 EET 2018

2018-12-12 16:52 GMT+01:00, Ivan <ivan.zderadicka at gmail.com>:

>>The ogg format apparently allows for this feature, note that the
>>format has so many issues that it cannot be seriously recommended.
> Just to be sure I understand you say ogg container is not good, right? Can
> you bit elaborate what is the problem if I'm using it for audio only media?

There may be no problem for you, most people who implemented support
were not happy with it and the fact that it needs special (from development-
side) for every single codec seems like a big disadvantage.

> I have been using it (opus+ogg) for couple of years and have not met any
> significant problems.

"Never change a running system."

Carl Eugen

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