Todd Zullinger wrote:
> I'm passing this along from Edward Groenendaal, one of the project
> owers for an updated mp4v3 library (based on the code from mpeg4ip),
> via the #gtkpod channel on freenode. To quote:
> Is libgpod relying on libmp4v2?
> Because you may want to consider using
> http://code.google.com/p/mp4v2/ for your library.
> Since it is maintained.
> More iTunes meta-data support is being added soon, plus we fixed
> all the errors in sizing of atoms that was evident in the latest
> version from mpeg4ip.
> Also - more importantly we will be adding a "loose" and "strict"
> parsing mode for MP4Read() so that the parsing doesn't bail out
> whenever it encounters a badly created file - which is a lot of
> Being maintained seems like a good quality to have in software
> dependencies. ;)
Fully agree -- but are there packages available for various
distributions? Without it would be hard to start a dependency? Ideally,
the existing libmp4v2 package maintainers should switch over to the new