[openbeos] Re: OHCI/FireWire-support in (Open)BeOS?

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: openbeos@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sun, 14 Sep 2003 08:54:46 +0200 CEST

Isaac Yonemoto <ityonemo@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Wasn't this 2GB? (like the FAT32-limit) . Anyway, too small... time
> > for a new (non-MS and well documented) container-format... I think 
> > I
> > read the next-gen DivX-format will use a new container...? 
> So why don't we have the mediakitters write our own format, document 
> it,
> and have mediakitters who are capable of writing translators (via the
> translator kit) write translators?  Then OBOS won't be hindered by 
> the
> failings of other formats, and it won't be a major issue to write 
> tracker
> add-ons, for example, that make it easy for the user to convert to
> whatever he/she likes.

There is really no need for this. There are already some alternatives 
to AVI available.

Adios...
   Axel.


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