[Icecast] AACPlus Shoutcast v1.90
karl at xiph.org
Tue Sep 6 06:30:16 PDT 2005
On Tue, 2005-09-06 at 05:27, Ross Levis wrote:
> > hmmm.. very interesting.. any info on how they've done the licensing ?
> No idea how the licensing works. If it's free for the streamer then
> that may destroy Vorbis's inroads into streaming.
> I'm hoping that Monty and others can improve Vorbis to start competing
> with AAC+ at low bitrates. Monty said he had some ideas but I wonder if
> anything is being worked on presently.
The aotuv b4 tuned lib does compete with AAC+ (v2/PS/HE/LC or whatever
it's called), even at low bitrates, and what's more it works with
existing players so no new decoder plugins needed.
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