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Subject: Re: Avi file support

Re: Avi file support

From: Ed Nickl <pioneer4x4_at_comcast.net>
Date: Mon, 19 May 2008 12:31:06 -0400

----- Original Message -----
From: "Michael Sevakis" <jethead71_at_sbcglobal.net>
To: "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>; <stuart.lawler_at_visionline.ie>
Sent: Monday, May 19, 2008 12:20 AM
Subject: Re: Avi file support

>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Dominik Riebeling" <dominik.riebeling_at_gmail.com>
> To: <stuart.lawler_at_visionline.ie>; "Rockbox" <rockbox_at_cool.haxx.se>
> Sent: Sunday, May 18, 2008 12:14 PM
> Subject: Re: Avi file support
>
>
>> On Sun, May 18, 2008 at 2:25 PM, Stuart Lawler
>> <stuart.lawler_at_visionline.ie> wrote:
>> > Does Rockbox support Avi files, or is it only mpeg format?
>>
>> as the documentation says only mpeg2 is supported. This information is
>> up to date. By the way, avi is not a format but a container -- for
>> "proper" avi support quite a lot of codecs would be needed. But as you
>> need to transcode the video to fit your screen anyway there isn't much
>> sense in supporting other formats.
>>
>>
>> - Dominik
>
> Actually, MPEG 1,2,2.5 audio streams are supported along with MPEG1/2
> video
> streams (raw and multiplexed). Of course, not raw audio since the core
> does
> that already. :)
>
> - Miguel
>
I assumed he meant video, only mpeg is supported.
Received on 2008-05-19


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