[vlc-devel] [PATCH 2/2] Android: disable speex

Måns Rullgård mans at mansr.com
Thu Feb 2 19:25:33 CET 2012

Rafaël Carré <funman at videolan.org> writes:

> Le 2012-02-02 11:47, Edward Wang a écrit :
>> On 12-02-02 11:41 AM, Rafaël Carré wrote:
>>> I have a few questions: - why is speex codec disabled by your patch? 
>>> we use speex for decoding speex, encoding speex (doesn't matter for 
>>> android atm), and resampling.
>> I have no idea what the speex codec is, for that, I believe we are using 
>> avcodec anyway:
>> D/vlc     ( 6242): using decoder module "avcodec"
> See http://www.speex.org/
> If we want to replace it by avcodec then why not but is it faster?

libavcodec does not have a speex decoder (or encoder), only a wrapper
for libspeex.  If you want to decode speex today, you will have to use
libspeex one way or another.

Måns Rullgård
mans at mansr.com

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