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[directfb-dev] Re: [directfb-users] more questions
I currently have a somewhat working libmpeg2 (mpeg2dec) video provider. It uses much less resources than libmpeg3 to play back mpeg files. however libmpeg2 only decodes the mpeg. I have to have seperate demuxers and an audio decoder (mp3/mp2/ac3/etc). Since I'm very much a newbie especially when it comes to demuxing it's taking it's time to complete the video provider. on my todo list: - New demuxer. I'm using the demuxer from mpeg2dec.c right now. - Seeking. - Audio playback. - Direct rendering (Directfb has bug with Matrox G550 YV12 pixelformat) - more ofcourse :) I'd love it if you could help me, or possibly finish the video provider. I'll send you the sources for if you want. Hallvar Helleseth * Thomas Vander Stichele (firstname.lastname@example.org) wrote: > Ok, using a tool I never heard of, rdev, I was able to change the video > mode used by vesafb, and know I can start up in 16 bit. > > Now the examples all work, hurray ! > > As my next step, I want to try and play some video on the machine. > I see that directfb can use either avifile or libmpeg3. > > I was wondering if you were considering of adding other video providers as > well ? I have problems with both packages supported; > avifile has very bad packaging policy (ie none), packaging only snapshots, > never doing releases, and being very hard to compile right. > libmpeg3 includes all sorts of hacked and modified other packages > (mpeg2dec for example), and it now seems to have been removed as a > standalone package and moved into cinelerra. > > Any chance you might think of supporting mpeg2dec and friends directly ? > > Failing that, would it be hard in your opinion to write a gstreamer > plug-in to write to directfb directly ? I know about the gstreamer part, > so that bit shouldn't be hard ;) > > Thomas > > -- > > The Dave/Dina Project : future TV today ! - http://davedina.apestaart.org/ > <-*- -*-> > I say the right things > but act the wrong way > I like it right here > but I cannot stay > <-*- email@example.com -*-> > URGent, the best radio on the Internet - 24/7 ! - http://urgent.rug.ac.be/ > > > > -- > Info: To unsubscribe send a mail to firstname.lastname@example.org with > "unsubscribe directfb-users" as subject. > -- Info: To unsubscribe send a mail to email@example.com with "unsubscribe directfb-dev" as subject.