[Matroska-devel] Re: [Ffmpeg-devel] Adding matroska support to FFMPEG via libmatroska/libebml, in C++ ?

Måns Rullgård mru at users.sourceforge.net
Tue Oct 14 00:21:17 CEST 2003


Christian HJ Wiesner <chris at matroska.org> writes:

>>>It may sound funny, but that's how I judge an A/V format I know
>>>nothing of: if it can be written in good understandable C and
>>>the implementation is short enough to be grasped by just looking
>>>at C source -- than it's a good one.
>>>
>>
>>The existence of a good specification is also requirement.  The MPEG
>>formats are excellent in this respect.
>>
> matroska had well documented specs before even a single line of code
> was written :
> http://cvs.corecodec.org/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/*checkout*/matroska/doc/website/technical/index.html

It's a good start, but it's a long way from the quality of the MPEG
specs.

-- 
Måns Rullgård
mru at users.sf.net



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