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** [[Icecast]]: Streaming server
** [[Icecast]]: Streaming server
** [[Ices]]: Source client for Icecast servers
** [[Ices]]: Source client for Icecast servers
** [ Cool Collections]

* '''Other software'''
* '''Other software'''

Revision as of 04:56, 29 August 2006

In an effort to bring open-source ideals to the world of multimedia the Foundation develops a multitude of amazing products. This wiki describes our free and open protocols and software.

Demonstrations of Xiph technologies

Want to hear or see Xiph in action? These projects are using our codecs, formats, or libraries.


Container Formats

  • Ogg: Media container. This is our native format and the recommended container for Xiph codecs.
  • Ogg Skeleton: Skeleton information on all logical content bitstreams in Ogg.
  • SpeexRTP: RTP payload format for voice
  • VorbisRTP: RTP payload format for general audio
  • TheoraRTP: RTP payload format for video
  • XSPF: XML playlist format


  • Compressed Audio/Video Codecs:
  • Timed Text/Metadata Codecs:
    • CMML: Continuous Media Markup Language, used for Annodex and subtitles (xine, vlc, gstreamer, and DirectShow support)


Work in Progress

  • Work In Progress: codecs and software still in the research and development stages.

Project management

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