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Default codecs[]

Different systems include different codecs. Here's some info on what codecs are available on various systems.

Ubuntu 8.10 (Intrepid Ibex)[]

Default codecs with a standard installation of Ubuntu 8.10[1]:

  • Ogg vorbis
  • Ogg theora
TODO: Include missing codecs[1] (See: Todo list)


Windows XP SP2[]

Default codecs with Windows XP SP2[2]:

Audio codecs[]

Codec Company
IMA ADPCM Microsoft
Microsoft ADPCM Microsoft
Microsoft CCITT G.711 (A-Law and u-Law) Microsoft
Microsoft GSM 6.10 Microsoft
DSP Group True Speech DSP Group, Inc.
Windows Media Audio Microsoft
Sipro Lab Telecom Sipro Lab
Intel Audio Software (Indeo 2.5) Intel
Franhofer IIS MPEG Layer-3 (Advanced) Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft IIS
Microsoft PCM Microsoft
Windows Media Audio 9 Voice Microsoft
Windows Media Audio 9 Microsoft
Windows Media Audio 9 Professional Microsoft
Windows Media Audio 9 Lossless Microsoft

Video codecs[]

Codec Company
IMA ADPCM Microsoft
Cinepak Radius (Supermac/Compression Technologies Inc.)
DV Microsoft
Indeo Video 3.2 Intel
Indeo Video 4.5 Intel
Indeo Video 5.10 Intel
Indeo iYUV R2 Intel
RAW YVU9 Video Driver Intel
MJPEG Microsoft
MPEG-1 Video Decoder Microsoft
Microsoft ISO MPEG-4 V1 Decoder Microsoft
Microsoft ISO MPEG-4 V1.1 Decoder Microsoft
Microsoft CRAM Microsoft
Microsoft MPEG-4 (V1) Microsoft
Microsoft MPEG-4 (V2) Microsoft
Microsoft MPEG-4 (V3) Microsoft
Microsoft RLE Microsoft
Windows Media Screen (V7) Microsoft
Windows Media Screen (V9) Microsoft
Windows Media Video Standard (V7) Microsoft
Windows Media Video Standard (V8) Microsoft
Windows Media Video Standard (V9) Microsoft
Windows Media Video V9 Image Microsoft

References[]

  1. 1.0 1.1 All "base" 0.10.21 and "good" 0.10.10 gstreamer plugins
  2. Microsoft KB article 899113
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