native vs libavformat demuxers (was: Re: [MPlayer-dev-eng] [RFC][PATCH] audio and video framers)

Diego Biurrun diego at
Mon Feb 26 00:21:44 CET 2007

On Sun, Feb 25, 2007 at 11:25:13PM +0100, Nico Sabbi wrote:
> Since you all want to remove it, at least let's begin with removing 
> code that is obsolete
> (e.g. demux_aac, demux_audio and demux_avi come to mind, maybe more)

Hehe, I was thinking more of the obscure stuff like demux_film and

I have a feeling that most of the libavformat demuxers except for
RealMedia are probably better than our native ones.  Did anybody compare
them in detail and/or run benchmarks?


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