Subject: Re: Who (still) has the integer mpg123 patch for f.e. arm32 / RiscPC
To: Reinoud Zandijk <>
From: None <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/07/2001 18:59:02
On Thu, Feb 08, 2001 at 02:48:06AM +0100, Reinoud Zandijk wrote:
> Dear all,
> some time ago I remember someone writing a patch to make mpg123 only use
> integers instead of the float/double. This meant a huge performance
> increace for the non-FP processors like the ARM[6-9,SA].
> This patch however seems to have dissapeared !!! I'm currently working on
> porting a media player to NetBSD but would like to incorporate these
> patches or to send the patches to the open source project that created the
> package if the author of the package agrees with that offcource !!!
> Hopefully it isnt lost !
> Take care,
> Reinoud

I know nothing of this patch, but /usr/pkgsrc/audio/madplay uses only
integer math and it is GPL.

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