[theora] OGM Container?
rcooley at spamcop.net
Wed Oct 8 18:01:06 PDT 2003
On Wed, 8 Oct 2003 12:49:59 +0100
Ralph Giles <giles at xiph.org> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 08, 2003 at 01:31:38PM +0200, Prodoc wrote:
> > If yes, where do the characters OGM stand for?
> Ogg Movie? This extension was promulgated by a set of windows-oriented
> tools, originally to describe "DivX;-)" (beta mpeg-4) encoded video
> and Vorbis encoded audio in an Ogg container bitstream. Now I think the
> tools are more general.
The .Ogm extention isn't just MPEG-4, it's for any Ogg file with video (sometimes even with AC3 audio, not Vorbis). I'd love to hear another way to tell a filemanager it should play a .ogg file with a video-player (eg. MPlayer), rather than an audio player (g XMMS). Using the same extention for video files, as well as audio-only files is a mistake, IMHO.
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