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

Alexander Noé alexander.noe at s2001.tu-chemnitz.de
Tue Oct 14 15:13:39 CEST 2003

Steve Lhomme wrote:

> Moritz Bunkus wrote:
>> What!? We won't get rich by developping Matroska? Bummer :( Now I'm so
>> disappointed I'm going to shoot me right now.
>> ;)
> What do you think of putting multiple AC3 frames in one block in 
> matroska ? (let's try to start with 2 to see the potential gain). It 
> should not lead to any playback problem. Only editing will be bad. 

A first test with 4 frames per block reduced the overhead of the file 
from over 9 MB to 4,4 MB
(4 AC3 audio streams) and plays fine in Mediaplayer Classic.


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