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Archive for February, 2012

Android video codec benchmark

Sunday, February 19th, 2012

VLC for Android pre-alpha benchmarks (Feb 19, 2012) for various video codecs. Specs and method are the same as in the audio benchmarks. OGV Theora sample First 40 seconds of ogv_theora_codec_sample.ogv Results - libtheora libtheora Mean: 57.02% Median: 57.35% Mode: 56.3% libavcodec Mean: 63.13% Median: 64.75% Mode: N/A ogv with libtheora ogv with libavcodec

Updated tktreecontrol deb package for Ubuntu/Debian

Wednesday, February 8th, 2012

The version of tktreectrl in the Ubuntu repositories is, once again, a bit out of date (2.2.8). As a result, we have compiled the latest 2.4.1 version of TkTreeControl for your pleasure. Download tktreectrl_2.4.1-1_i386.deb (373KB, alternate download) Procedure

Solving “Only Content controls are allowed directly in a content page that contains Content controls”

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

While debugging and creating a new ASP.NET User Control, I stumbled across the following error, “Only Content controls are allowed directly in a content page that contains Content controls” that I did not encounter before. The culprit: an invalid assembly in the custom ASP.NET User Control registration section of “web.config“: The first thing I tried, […]

Android codec benchmarks

Wednesday, February 1st, 2012

VLC for Android pre-alpha benchmarks (Feb 1, 2012) for various audio codecs. Skip to Ogg files AC3 files DTS files Specs Motorola XT300 - Android 2.1, 500 Mhz, 256 MB, rooted with busybox, Qualcomm MSM7225 (ARM1136EJ-S core, ARMv6TEJ architecture, no NEON extensions) /proc/cpuinfo output Method Ogg files Comparing three popular codecs for decoding OGG vorbis […]