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Cooking up the Treats => New Package Requests => Topic started by: nightflier on June 16, 2010, 08:43:59 am

Title: FFmpeg 0.6
Post by: nightflier on June 16, 2010, 08:43:59 am
I'm sure many of us would like to see this update available in repo.

Release Notes
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* 0.6 "Works with HTML5" June, 2010

General notes
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This release features a lot of improvements that are relevant for HTML5 video.
The H.264 and Theora decoders are now significantly faster, the vorbis decoder
has seen important updates and this release supports Google's newly released
libvpx library for the VP8 codec and WEBM container.

Other important changes are additions of decoders including, but not limited to,
Intel Indeo 5, WMA Pro, WMA Voice and HE-AAC.

http://ffmpeg.org/releases/ffmpeg-0.6.release
Title: Re: FFmpeg 0.6
Post by: kc1di on June 18, 2010, 09:08:36 am
Hi Nightflier,

I packaged and uploaded ffmpeg-0.6 it should make it to testing soon.
cheers.
Dave
Title: Re: FFmpeg 0.6
Post by: nightflier on June 18, 2010, 12:41:02 pm
Thank you Dave.

Impatiently, I grabbed it from your contrib. Had to install jack to satisfy a dependency. Did some quick testing and it looks good!

Roy