[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] [RFC] GSoC: FLIF16 Image format parser

Lynne dev at lynne.ee
Thu Feb 27 12:56:36 EET 2020

Feb 27, 2020, 09:09 by aghorui at teknik.io:

> February 26, 2020 12:27 PM, "Anamitra Ghorui" <aghorui at teknik.io> wrote:
>> c. I have been looking at the decoder/encoder/parser of the BMP format
>> (which is one of the simplest image formats), the actual decoding work
>> (according to me), i.e. Finding the magic numbers, seeing the various
>> segments is being done by the decoder function and not the parser.
> I meant to say, "the actual 'parsing' work, according to me, is
> being done by the decoder"
> I'm sorry if I had come off as rude in my post. It wasn't my intention.

AFAIK, flif isn't stable (no spec, bitstream may change) and is kind of dead since the author
moved on to work on JPEG XL to my knowledge.

I don't think we should be implementing this decoder.

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