[theora-dev] Theora on iPhone
Ivo Emanuel Gonçalves
justivo at gmail.com
Tue Oct 7 13:14:57 PDT 2008
On 10/7/08, Steven Woolley <woobert at gmail.com> wrote:
> I posted a while back "complaining" about lack of a theora player on the
> iPhone. Porting the code for libtheora (and libogg/libvorbis) was
> (relatively) painless, and appears to be working.
Hey, cool! You should send patches upstream.
> The SDL port to iphone uses an opengl-es driver and opengl drivers for SDL
> don't support YUV overlay's!
I reckon video players in iphone aren't using SDL, but probably
something specific to the platform. If you can find what it is, that
would probably be the best solution.
> a) convert from YUV to RGB in code (this probably won't work for realtime
Of the three ideas this one seems feasable, IMO.
> On a negative note, the guy that ported vlc to iphone (google vlc4iphone)
> hasn't released any of the source...
What the--? That's illegal; VLC is under GPLv2+.
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