vtkmpeg2encode - VTK MPEG encoder library
This is the VTK MPEG2 encoder library for the Visualization Tool Kit.
vtkmpeg2encode has been removed from VTK due to patent issues with the MPEG
For those who don't mind dealing with the issues related to patented code,
vtkmpeg2encode is now available as a separate download. Go to
http://www.vtk.org and click on the "Download" link and look for
links to archives of the vtkmpeg2encode source tree. It is buildable with
CMake. See the comments in vtkMPEG2Writer class documentation or in VTK's
CMakeLists.txt near the VTK_USE_MPEG2_ENCODER option for more info.
FreeBSD ports users can simply install the vtkmpeg2encode port and read the
Those of you using vtkMPEG2Writer will have to build vtkmpeg2encode separately
and link it in to VTK to keep using it... assuming the responsibility for
using patented code properly yourselves. Otherwise, you will have to
discontinue use of the vtkMPEG2Writer class.