[theora] Chris DiBona's passing comment on Theora + Youtube on the WhatWG list
blizzard at mozilla.com
Wed Jun 24 16:02:13 PDT 2009
On Jun 24, 2009, at 2:31 PM, Remco wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 8:13 AM, Ondrej Certik<ondrej at certik.cz>
>> So what was the reaction to all of this?
> Apparently, the impact was zero:
> "While reportedly Chrome will ship with Ogg Theora support their
> flagship video site YouTube seems afraid to do so. Their rep at the
> round table stated some pretty audacious things such as continuing the
> myth that Theora wasn’t good enough when clearly that argument was
> directly debunked (the side by side comparisons were even playing on
> HDTV’s at the conference)."
Hmm, I was sitting in the audience for that and I don't remember him
commenting on Theora support at all? He was their director of music
for youtube or something.
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