macTV begins offering 'theora' encoded downloads.

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    Mudbug

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    this is great news. Now the two guys in the world using a theora decoder can watch mac videos. :D
     
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    For those who didn't know why this was important like me, wikipedia sets us straight.
    VLC plays it fine for me.
     
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    Wooohooo! I'm so happy!
     
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    nagromme

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    I'm all for open-source codecs. It would be nice if QuickTime and iTunes supported ogg.
     
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    I used to love watching Max headroom back in the mid 80's :cool: :)
    It would be cool if they would bring it back. :)
     
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    uh, sorry guys, but, i still don't understand, why this is relevant to mac users... could someone explain?
     

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