'Dirac' is a general-purpose video codec aimed at resolutions from QCIF (180x144) to HDTV (1920x1080) progressive or interlaced. It uses wavelets, motion compensation and arithmetic coding and is intended to be competitive with other state of the art codecs. The project is still in a development phase.
released on 25 May 2005
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2||Janet Casey||21 May 2004|
|LGPLv2.1||Janet Casey||21 May 2004|
|MPL1.1||Janet Casey||21 May 2004|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview|
|Bug Tracking||VCS Repository Webview|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/dirac-develop|
|Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||http://lists.sourceforge.net/mailman/listinfo/dirac-discuss|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 25 May 2005.
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