[theora] ogg, ogm or mkv

Keith Richie disturbed1976 at gmail.com
Sun May 17 22:16:17 PDT 2009

On Sun, May 17, 2009 at 9:36 PM, Ort Ak <ortonak at yahoo.com> wrote:
> older version do allow ogg but it is not available anywhere (i didn't check
> p2p yet)... your link goes to the latest build on their website and they
> don't offer previous builds and they just let people download super from
> their official website (legally, it is in their license) so non of the other
> websites i have seen host the exe themselves but they give link to
> erightsoft's  website to download... so only way to obtain the previous
> builds that let ogg video is by p2p... and this is quite weird because
> download from p2p in not "legal" according to their license. it is "free to
> download and free to use" but not to redistribute... this shows the
> importance of fsf's copyleft attitude which is absent in super's license...
> super is a great software and it is linked and promoted from most of the
> websites giving information about ogg conversion... i hope it will support
> ogg video again in their next build....
> .-_-.
> ________________________________
> From: Chris Double <chris.double at double.co.nz>
> To: Gregory Maxwell <gmaxwell at gmail.com>
> Cc: Ort Ak <ortonak at yahoo.com>; theora at xiph.org
> Sent: Monday, May 18, 2009 3:34:01 AM
> Subject: Re: [theora] ogg, ogm or mkv
> On Mon, May 18, 2009 at 12:29 PM, Gregory Maxwell <gmaxwell at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>> Can you send a link to information on "super" and it theora support?
>> "Ogm" for theora is very unusual. Are you sure they aren't just using
>> Ogg/theora with the wrong extension (ogg and ogv are correct). Can you
>> point us to a file from it?
> Super is a 'swiss army knife' video converter, allowing converting
> anything to anything. They're probably using ogm to allow storing divx
> content alongside vorbis. An older version of Super I use does allow
> .ogg.
> http://www.erightsoft.com/SUPER.html
> Chris.
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