[whatwg] Another Theora vs H.264 comparison

David Gerard dgerard at gmail.com
Mon Jun 22 13:23:45 PDT 2009

2009/6/22 Christopher Montgomery <xiphmont at gmail.com>:
> On Mon, Jun 22, 2009 at 4:06 PM, David Gerard<dgerard at gmail.com> wrote:

>> (please excuse the faint odour of dead horse around this subject)
>> http://www-cs-faculty.stanford.edu/~nick/theora-soccer/
>> The test files are actually from xiph.org, which strikes me as less
>> than ideal even if they're entirely fair.

> Hm?  We have an archive of many of the freely distributable video test
> clips used by the major standards bodies at media.xiph.org.  How is
> that less than ideal?  akiyo, soccer, etc are the same wherever you
> get them from...

Yes, Greg Maxwell just emailed me the same. Sorry, I was trying to
anticipate a silly objection beforehand.

- d.

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