[Ffmpeg-devel] [REQUEST] MMX/MMX2 and SSE optimizations for H.264 decoding

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Wed Sep 14 17:58:08 CEST 2005


On Wed, Sep 14, 2005 at 03:34:55PM +0200, Gamester17 wrote:
> Hi, I'm not a developer myself but I like to make a suggestion if that's 
> possible? 
> I have a Intel PIII CPU and I like to request MMX/MMX2 and SSE 
> optimizations for H.264/AVC decoding on behalf of everyone with a x86 
> processor that supports MMX/MMX2 and SSE; Please, if you are a programmer 
> with C and Assembly experience then please consider programming some MMX, 
> MMX2 and/or SSE optimization to the H.264/AVC decoder (and demuxer) in 
> libavcodec/libavformat (FFmpeg) for decoding on x86 processors (like Intel 
> Pentium III x86 CPU in desktops and laptops), ...that way people with a 
> slower processor can also enjoy smooth playback of H.264/AVC files in full 
> quality, (and since many open source multimedia projects use FFmpeg as 
> their main decoder library this will benefit a lot of people). 
> Again I'm not a programmer but I tried researching and found these 

why dont you try to become a programmer then?


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