[FFmpeg-devel] liba52 support
Tue Sep 2 01:05:11 CEST 2008
"Robert Swain" <robert.swain at gmail.com> writes:
> 2008/9/1 Justin Ruggles <justin.ruggles at gmail.com>:
>> I propose we drop liba52 support from lavc. It isn't needed now, and
>> there are very few advantages to keeping it around.
>> pros: - stable & has been around a long time
>> - can be compiled to do fixed-point decoding
>> cons: - slower (except maybe fixed-point mode?)
>> - no error concealment / loses sync on error
>> - no E-AC-3 support
>> - will always be GPL
>> - it's an external dependency
> If you don't want to keep it around for any reason, then +1.
I'm for dropping liba52. It no longer serves any purpose.
mans at mansr.com
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