[FFmpeg-devel] OPW, MPEG-4 Audio Lossless Coding (ALS) encoder

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger at gmx.de
Thu Sep 25 20:17:26 CEST 2014

On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 08:08:20PM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 25, 2014 at 07:43:53PM +0200, Reimar Döffinger wrote:
> > I am willing to mentor anyone who doesn't mind that I won't be on IRC.
> > I don't mind being available via an kind of IM that runs well on
> > Android, but IRC never worked out for me.
> > I will probably be of only limited help with questions specific to audio coding
> > though.
> > Btw: I wonder if it wouldn't make sense to just have pool of (co-)mentors
> > for the kind of questions that most of us can answer?
> > Just feels like it makes sense if people can chose whoever they feel
> > most comfortable communicating with. Or is that a stupid idea?
> id say applicants should post these questions to the ML so the whole
> pool of developers can help

That works for some things, but when you're new I think you sometimes
don't even know exactly where to start, and you need more of a real
In a medium with lower latency than email.
But maybe I'm just too biased from how I see things work at work.

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