[Ffmpeg-devel] [PATCH] nuppelvideo decoder

Jindrich Makovicka makovick
Sun Jan 15 10:52:00 CET 2006

Mike Melanson wrote:
> BEREGSZASZI Alex wrote:
>> Hi,
>>>> __attribute__((packed)) ugg, are you crazy? this is not portable
>>> The codec didn't work at all on bigendian until March last year, so this
>>> actually is good :-).
>>> But... I think you must put this under CONFIG_GPL - unless you got
>>> permission to do otherwise, which I don't think you have.
>> Better would be just implementing a poor RTJPEG decoder upon our
>> mjpeg.c. It's just an JPEG derivate, without the startcodes and
>> organization present in JPEG, but using the same algorithms.

Will there be then any code to reuse? Also, the bitstream coder will
have to be rewritten since it has been licensed under GPL. Actually
that's probably a good thing, since the code is quite ugly.

>     I nominate Reimar after the great job he did with LZO! :)

No objections. By the way, lzo1x_encode would be nice to have too :)

Jindrich Makovicka

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