[Ffmpeg-devel] Adding a file type, and VIC codecs

Michael Niedermayer michaelni
Tue Oct 17 21:06:47 CEST 2006


On Tue, Oct 17, 2006 at 02:58:22PM -0400, Derek Piper wrote:
> Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> >>	Please let me know what the view is on adding VIC codecs. Obviously 
> >>they would be differentiated from the ffmpeg versions, e.g. 'vich261', 
> >>'vich263'.
> >
> >what is the difference between vic-h26* and normal h26* ?
> I guess that's the problem. I don't KNOW what the difference is, I 
> didn't write them. I only know they are not compatible based on trying 
> to decode one with the other. I was wondering if anyone on this list had 
> done anything with both of variants so that they might be able to shed 
> more light on it. It would probably mean a lot of trawling through code 
> looking for commonalities and seeing where they differ.

could you provide some file / a dumped vic-h26* stream which is playable
by the VIC code but not by ffmpeg? 
(you can upload to ftp://upload.mplayerhq.hu)

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