Links

Behind GPAC

GPAC is developed at the Multmedia Group of Telecom Paristech, and professional support is provided by GPAC Licensing.

As an open source multimedia project, GPAC is linked to many existing open source software as well as many multimedia standards. Here are a few links that may be useful.

Projects used in GPAC

  • Mozilla SpiderMonkey JavaScript: ECMAScript interpreter
  • The FreeType project: font engine and rasterizer supporting TrueType, Type1, …
  • SDL: Audio, video and windowing library for fast games and multimedia development
  • zlib: “A Massively Spiffy Yet Delicately Unobtrusive Compression Library”
  • OpenSSL: A toolkit implementing SSL v2/v3 and TLS protocols
  • FFMPEG: multimedia file formats and Audio/Video codecs library
  • OpenHEVC: decoding library for HEVC and its layered extensions (Scalable, Multiview, …)
  • FAAC/FAAD: MPEG-2 and MPEG-4 AAC codec
  • Xiph.org project: OGG file format, Vorbis audio codec and Theora video codec
  • The Independent JPEG Group: Free implementation of the JPEG standard
  • The PNG project: lossless image compression format
  • MAD: MPEG-1 and MPEG-2 audio decoder
  • XviD: MPEG-4 Advanced Simple Profile video codec
  • liba52: a free ATSC A/52 stream decoder
  • OpenSVCDecoder: coding framework for Scalable Video Coding extension of H.264/AVC
  • OpenJPEG: open-source JPEG 2000 codec
  • Platinum: UPnP / DLNA SDK

Multimedia Standards

Other multimedia or related open source projects

Misc links

  • Doom9.org forums, everything you need to know about media formats (including topics on MP4 and MP4Box)