[MPlayer-dev-eng] Re: Re: PATCH [0/12] CoreAVCDecoder support

Luca Barbato lu_zero at gentoo.org
Wed Feb 28 06:00:03 CET 2007

Michael Niedermayer wrote:
> 5000 lines of code is a pretty large amount no matter if its to be asm
> optimized or some more highlevel optimizations, maybe we could do some
> contest where the winner gets a real 10l cola (and all the fame of being
> the best) so
> the winner could be selected by simply benchmarking
> there could be 2 classes (P4 and athlon maybe so 2 winners)
> rules could be:
> 1. code must be submitted as clean patches conforing to svn policy/patch
>    submission guidlines (break nothing, seperate cosmetics, ...) and
>    1 patch per seperate optimization
> 2. optimizations should be plain C (that way more people can participate
>    and we could do a seperate contest for asm later)
> 3. code must be under LGPL
> 4. all conformance bitstreams which did decode correctly must still decode
>    correctly (=bit identical) after the patch (ive a tiny script which tests
>    that ...)
> oppinions, comments?

If you add ppc you can count me in ^^;

(and I'd have to looks at this beast if I really want to split it to fit
spus anyway)



Luca Barbato

Gentoo/linux Gentoo/PPC

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