[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] MLP Encoder
Thu Aug 14 09:41:56 CEST 2008
> Ramiro Polla schrieb:
> Attached is the MLP encoder written as part of the Google
> Summer of Code project and mentored by Justin Ruggles.
Great - thank you! :-)
> - More than 2 channels. This shouldn't be too hard, I just
> didn't put it high on my priorities.
I find this very important. Btw, Does your encoder support
TrueHD encoding, too?
As far as I can see, the most useful purpose of your encoder
will be to create Blu-Ray compatible transport streams with
multichannel TrueHD tracks. Currently PCM (= wasting a lot
of space) is the only solution in this situation for people who
want to avoid using lossy compression.
BTW, compression efficiency should be a lot higher for
multi channel tracks. It should be around 3:1 for 16bit tracks
and about 2:1 for 24bit tracks...
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