[haiku-development] Re: Discussing GSoC 2015 Ideas

  • From: Daniel <headbulb@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 24 Jan 2015 14:03:11 -0700

>> Handbrake – arguably the best open source video transcoder
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> Mostly a frontend to FFmpeg, I think, and it requires GTK so we can't port
> it. (a GTK port might be a good topic for a GSOC project though :D)
>
Handbrake was originally created on beos. Taking a quick look at the
source code file structure it appears to use cocoa for osx, gtk for
linux/unix and C sharp for windows. I think it would be worth it to
see what it would take to get the command line version compiled and
then start on a gui.

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