[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] flvenc: prefer adpcm_swf after mp3

Mike Melanson mike
Wed Nov 14 17:35:04 CET 2007

Benjamin Larsson wrote:
> Mike Melanson wrote:
>> Alex Beregszaszi wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> attached patch changes the default behaviour of flvenc, thus adpcm_swf
>>> codec will be preferred if there is not any mp3 encoder compiled in.
>> Wow, this is an interesting issue. On one hand, it will be nice that the
>> FLV audio encoding will just work right out of the box. OTOH, ADPCM
>> probably is not what most users want, whether they realize it or not.
> Well with the trellis options I think the audio quality is fairly ok 
> compared to the mp3 encoder.

I don't doubt the quality. But there's no way it could compress as
efficiently as MP3. I'm thinking people might wonder why their files
don't conform to certain bitrate constraints.

	-Mike Melanson

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