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 To :  "Raffaele P. Guidi" <roughraf@g...>
 From :  Arkadi Shishlov <arkadi.shishlov@g...>
 Subject :  Re: [yate] G.729 codec for Yate based on Intel IPP
 Date :  Wed, 07 Jan 2009 16:20:15 +0200
Raffaele P. Guidi wrote:
> I guess patent holders should be happy that you built and distributed
> a product that helps them have revenues with no effort or cost on
> their side. I think they should be stimulated to make a donation ;)

The patent business is not driven by common sense or anything alike.

> Who are they? Also a side question - is g729 really better than speex

sipro.com

> or other open source algorithms?

Probably not, but its device/ATA support that drives a need for G.729/723.1.