> > > And open-source or not, AVI is still the de facto standard for video interchange
> > > when doing video editing and such.
> > Not anymore. MKV is a standard format for doing video editing for a long time now.
> > AVI is a compressed format
> .avi is not a "video format", it's a "container". This means it can carry various
> types of video and audio, not necessarily compressed formats.
You are right S. Thanks for correcting my statement.