[FFmpeg-devel] [PATCH] Common ACELP code & G.729 [2/7] - pitch lag decoding

Reimar Döffinger Reimar.Doeffinger
Wed Jun 18 18:08:47 CEST 2008

On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 10:21:19AM +0200, Diego Biurrun wrote:
> On Wed, Jun 18, 2008 at 03:45:43AM +0200, Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> > ask diego, he is the master of english consistency.
> > Iam not a native english speaker and do not really know the difference
> > (if there is any) between lag and delay.
> TTBOMK both are synonyms.

While I can't pinpoint the difference (and have no clue what TTBOMK is
supposed to mean) I don't think they are always substitutable. I can't
imagine someone saying "The train is 5 minutes lagged".

> Go for delay.

FWIW I agree with that, IMO at least lag has a more negative meaning
which would not make much sense here.

Reimar D?ffinger

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