[FFmpeg-devel] RFC qt-faststart Implemented in Python
Thu Sep 4 08:14:41 CEST 2008
Daniel G. Taylor wrote:
> I have recently reimplemented qt-faststart.c in Python. It is attached
> to this message. It is nearly as fast as the C version and has some
> useful features:
> * No compilation needed
> * Works everywhere Python can be installed
> * Handles both 32-bit (stco) and 64-bit (co64) atoms (regardless of
> whether the underlying system is 32/64-bit, big/little endian, etc)
> * Handles any file where the mdat atom is before the moov atom, and
> preserves the order of atoms in the file after moving the moov atom.
> * Can replace the original file if given no output filename
> Since others may find this useful I'm posting it here and asking if it
> can be included in the tools directory like qt-faststart.c is.
> Any comments are appreciated.
Looks nice. Does it really strictly on Python's standard library?
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