[Theora] ffmpeg/ffmpeg2theora &vhooks

Aphid aphid at ucsc.edu
Tue Mar 14 12:29:03 PST 2006

hats off to j to rolling vhook support into ffmpeg2theora, thus  
resolving this issue for us.   we will look into flumotion; it seems  
like an appropriate fit.


On Mar 14, 2006, at 11:49 AM, Thomas Vander Stichele wrote:

> Hi,
>> Hi theora-list,
>> I'm involved in in a project to redistribute C-SPAN's floor footage
>> from the US house and senate that we're capturing and converting*.
>> This footage is in the public doman, however there's a C-SPAN overlay
>> which is a registered trademark - we're having to overlay a "public
>> domain" graphic on top of it.  We're currently doing this with
>> ffmpeg's vhook functionality.  We ultimately need this footage to be
>> in theora, because we're using annodex to index the footage. So - a
>> couple of questions:
> Feel free to knock me down if you think it's outside the realm of
> possibilities, but you may want to take a look at Flumotion -
> http://www.flumotion.net/
> The current overlay it has is some text with some graphics for the  
> xiph
> logos, but that's easily changeable - in fact we have a component that
> does this that we could push into flumotion if people think it's
> interesting.
> This way you could do your capturing, archiving, overlaying and
> streaming from one system.
> Thomas
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