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Re: H.264 format support?

On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 08:51:49AM +0200, javier Martin wrote:
> > If I remember correctly, Freescale has H.264 encoding in the same
> > package that also contains MPEG4 stuff, both as gstreamer plugins.
> Yes, I know Freescale has it integrated in the same package, but the
> truth is that in V4L2 there is no definition for H264 output format.
> That makes a little difficult for a driver which outputs H.264 to
> enter mainline kernel. That is why I am asking for an H.264 output
> format definition..

Well, that's why using gstreamer for the encoding stage looks like a
good solution for me. If it needs something on the definition layer
(i.e. new color space 4cc definitions etc) it is usually solvable.

> See V4L2 API spec:
> http://www.linuxtv.org/downloads/video4linux/API/V4L2_API/spec-single/v4l2.html#AEN5634
> > Check how it is integrated in OSELAS.Phytec-phyCORE-12-1:
> > http://www.pengutronix.de/oselas/bsp/phytec/download/phyCORE/OSELAS.BSP-Phytec-phyCORE-12-1.tar.gz
> Thank you for the link, I will take a look at it.

Yup. If you are missing something, please ask back again.

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