[FoRK] Who Else Ordered an AppleTV?

Kevin Elliott <K-Elliott at wiu.edu> on Thu Jan 25 12:47:53 PST 2007

At 8:37 -0800  on  1/25/07, Tom Higgins wrote:
>On 25 Jan 2007 02:49:50 -0800, Kevin Elliott <K-Elliott at wiu.edu> wrote:
>>  What's wrong with MPEG4?  Is Linux support for it lagging?
>It is well supported, I am surprised an Apple Apologist would not know
>that fact...oh wait...yea its a fact...and you don't go by facts do
>ya? Nope its all from the gut...or rather Steve Jobs guts. Yes to see
>a  Think Different type of fella these days you need only for the
>people wearing Steve Jobs guts as some grotesque iPod accessory.
>Messy, and did you notice the stink?

That was a completely honest question.  I don't know why someone 
would want to use DIVX, etc. now that MPEG4 has been standardized. 
Of course, if you've got an existing library in something else that's 
perfectly valid.  But why pick DIVX over MPEG4?
Arguing with an engineer is like wrestling with a pig in mud.
After a while, you realize the pig is enjoying it.
Kevin Elliott   <mailto:kelliott at mac.com>
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