21 Aug 2009 rillian   » (Master)

State of theora

Monty has posted another of his excellent technical updates on the theora encoder rewrite which has been ongoing for more than a year now. It's a good summary of what went into the recent beta releases.

We still have a bit to go before the final 1.1 though; the new rate control still behaves badly on a some clips.

The complete set of status reports:

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