[Icecast-dev] MPEG DASH
Thomas B. Ruecker
thomas at ruecker.fi
Tue Feb 11 01:11:45 PST 2014
On 11/02/14 10:34, Yannick "Modah" Gouez wrote:
> DASH being an open standard, doesnt make it necessarily patent free ?
By analogy OOXML is called an open standard too. Still there are
apparently significant IPR risks involved.
I wrote solid IPR evaluation for a reason.
> On Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 9:12 AM, "Thomas B. Rücker"
> <thomas.ruecker at tieto.com <mailto:thomas.ruecker at tieto.com>> wrote:
> On 11/02/14 10:00, Yannick "Modah" Gouez wrote:
> > Hi guys,
> > I was wondering if there were any plans for MPEG DASH support in
> icecast ?
> I've been loosely following the libDASH development, making Icecast
> align with that may be possible, though I have not evaluated this
> Anything MPEG is out of the question though as that entails
> patents, if
> DASH itself is covered by patents and requires licensing, it's out.
> DASH is container and codec agnostic so in theory could support things
> like Ogg or MKV/WebM.
> To sum up: Solid IPR evaluation necessary, then PoC by whomever sees
> fit. In that order.
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