[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Mimic decoder

Mike Melanson mike
Fri Mar 21 01:28:00 CET 2008

Stefan de Konink wrote:
> Mike Melanson schreef:
>> Stefan de Konink wrote:
>>> Mike Melanson schreef:
>>>> Michael Niedermayer wrote:
>>>>> Btw, are there any mimic samples on mphq?
>>>> That's tough to do apparently since this data only exists on the wire.
>>>> If we are to automate testing, we need to capture some video data to a
>>>> raw file format for testing. Or create a naive network server that can
>>>> send some known data.
>>>> Some testing solution should be a prerequisite for accepting the code, IMO.
>>> Would some stored amsn captures work?
>> Can you provide a FFmpeg command line that with demux the amsn captures
>> so the encoded data frames could be passed to the Mimic decoder? If so,
>> then yes.
> If you can tell me if any demuxer exists and what is name is I probably 
> can :) From what I can see from the files, it is plain raw binary data. 
> \0\0ML20 probably announces the start of the stream.

It sounds like we may need a custom demuxer but that should be simple
enough. Can you upload a sample or 2? Uploading guidelines are on this page:


	-Mike Melanson

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