Re: Bug#320067: ITP: vamps -- Vamps evaporates DVD compliant MPEG2 program streams by selectively copying audio and subpicture tracks and by re-quantizing the embedded elementary video stream.
On Wed, Jul 27, 2005 at 12:09:18AM +0300, Lars Wirzenius wrote:
> ti, 2005-07-26 kello 21:36 +0200, Moratti Claudio kirjoitti:
> > Description : Vamps evaporates DVD compliant MPEG2 program streams
> > by selectively copying audio and subpicture tracks and by re-quantizing
> > the embedded elementary video stream.
> This short description is a bit long and it also leaves it unclear to me
> what the program actually does. The verb evaporate means, according the
> WordNet dictionary:
> At a guess, does vamps make MPEG2 streams smaller?
Perhaps a confusion of "evaporate" with "condense"? (Maybe the
thermodynamic equivalent of an "off by 1" error? :-)
Eric Cooper e c c @ c m u . e d u