Subject: Re: please test avidemux update
To: Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Sebastian Prause <email@example.com>
Date: 02/04/2005 16:26:11
builds, installs and runs just fine on my linux box.
* Jeremy C. Reed <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
| Note that this package does not support DivX.
AFAIK libavcodec and xvid can open DivX files just fine (maybe not the
| The author says name is avidemux2. Suggests installing it as avidemux2.
I would say use the official one
| Maybe options could be used for the different codec supports?
from looking at the dependencies I see support for these codecs:
audio: aac (faac, faad2), mp3 (lame), mp1/2/3 (libmad),
vorbis (libvorbis), AC3 (liba52)
video: mpeg (mjpegtools), avi (xvid)
I think the only canditates for exclusion are aac and vorbis.
the others are too common to be left out IMO (think dvd/vcd/avi)
btw the website says that libmad is used for mp3, too, so i wonder what
the dependency to lame is for
-- Sebastian Prause