[ogg-dev] Re: [Vorbis-dev] "Any who has ever written an
Ogg (de)muxer curses it's name frequently" (sic)
jkoleszar at on2.com
Wed Feb 28 13:01:57 PST 2007
Michael Smith wrote:
> We're not opposed, in principle, to standardising an embedding of
> vorbis into _other_ more capable container formats. But the core
> developers don't really use those very much - after all, they're most
> commonly seen in use for using non-free video codecs with vorbis, so
> we'd need a proposal from the community - brought to us, for reasoned
> debate and discussion. Nobody's done that.
IIRC, this was discussed in the context of Theora fairly recently as well.
Mid-November 2006 had a thread titled "Theora in Matroska." cross posted to
ogg-dev, among others.
A couple of the mplayer/ffmpeg devs wrote up a (partial?) RFC around 30
Jul 2006, though I don't know if it was ever brought to Xiph's attention.
Probably makes for interesting reading for this discussion, though I haven't
read it lately myself.
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