Meeting – June 11th, 2002

The June 2002 meeting will feature a presentation on Ogg Vorbis by Carsten Haese of Unique Systems.

Ogg Vorbis is a completely open, patent-free, royalty-free, general-purpose audio codec with all the benefits of Open Source.

Carsten’s presentation will cover the following aspects:

  • A brief history of Ogg Vorbis
  • Ogg Vorbis’s features and its benefits over other codecs, e.g. MP3
  • How to use Ogg Vorbis on GNU/Linux and other platforms

More information about Ogg Vorbis can be found on the Official Ogg Vorbis Website