[Ffmpeg-cvslog] CVS: ffmpeg/libavcodec/i386 h264dsp_mmx.c, 1.15, 1.16

Mike Melanson mike
Wed Mar 8 22:50:53 CET 2006

M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
> Mike Melanson <mike at multimedia.cx> writes:
>>M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:
>>>Rich Felker <dalias at aerifal.cx> writes:
>>>>Yes. For better or worse, tho, PPC has no future..
>>>PPC will probably stay around in the non-mac places it's used today.
>>>Isn't the xbox 360 based on PPC?
>>	Yep. Further, the brains of the upcoming Sony and Nintendo
>>	consoles (Cell and "Broadway" processors) are being developed
>>	with IBM and are based on the PowerPC architecture (probably).
> And let's not forget that PPC is just a stripped down version of IBM's
> Power CPU.

	So, in short, Felker: In the future, there should be no shortage of 
proprietary gaming software companies who would appreciate being able to 
leverage FFmpeg code in their closed software titles that will run on 
IBM POWER-based gaming consoles. :)

	-Mike Melanson

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