AW: AW: AW: AW: [OT]h.264 alternatives

Richard Gaskin ambassador at
Mon Jul 24 11:42:32 EDT 2017

Tiemo Hollmann wrote:

 > Richard wrote:
 >> Tiemo Hollmann wrote:
 >> > I think the source of the problem that there is no standard codec
 >> > for h.264 on windows is, that LiveCode uses the almost deprecated
 >> > directShow API and not the current Microsoft media foundation API.
 >> > For MMF there probably is a standard codec for h.264 available on
 >> > the  > machine.
 >> I thought that was remedied with LC's new player object for Windows,
 >> no?
 > No, the "new" player object is based on the old windows API :(

@LC Team:  Is that correct?  DirectShow is pretty old.  When will the 
update of the Win player object be completed to include modern APIs?

  Richard Gaskin
  Fourth World Systems
  Software Design and Development for the Desktop, Mobile, and the Web
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