[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] VP8 decoder

David Conrad lessen42
Sun Jun 27 03:46:18 CEST 2010

On Jun 22, 2010, at 3:41 PM, M?ns Rullg?rd wrote:

> Vitor Sessak <vitor1001 at gmail.com> writes:
>> On 06/22/2010 09:01 PM, Ronald S. Bultje wrote:
>>> Hi,
>>> On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 12:50 PM, Vitor Sessak<vitor1001 at gmail.com>  wrote:
>>>> I risk to start a bikeshed, but should we mark it as experimental until it
>>>> pass the conformance test suite?
>>> Well, it's not in spec, consensus on IRC is that we should not try to
>>> support files that are not spec-compliant.
>> Wasn't ffmpeg policy to try to decode every file, even broken ones? 
> This is about the vp8 spec and libvpx diverging.  We'll obviously add
> the missing bits soon enough.

I spoke with people about this, and the official stance appears to be that libvpx is authoritative and everything regarding the VP8 bitstream is frozen since they've already given it to hardware guys.  And maybe eventually the spec will cover everything.

Anyway, I just committed bilinear so test vectors 3,4,7 can be added to fate now.

More information about the ffmpeg-devel mailing list