The project is taken up to aid in the lab task T951 : https://lab.apertus.org/T951.
The selected student for this task is Supragya Raj who will be mentored by Andrej Balyschew (BAndiT1983) and Georg Hofstetter(g3gg0) during the summer of 2018.
The task details can be found on Google's Summer of Code website at the given link: https://summerofcode.withgoogle.com/projects/#4617058810068992
The submitted proposal can be found at the given link: https://nofile.io/f/9QepSpCBm8W/gsoc-2018-RVCF.pdf, referenced proposal (not selected): https://nofile.io/f/zejFC7uhNPg/GSoC+2018+-+libfuse-FrameServer+_+apertus.org.pdf
The project can be tracked on trello at https://trello.com/b/ODFwbh8K.
Required analysis of various container formats could be found out at: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1vlA8vYGq8Q0lQELfICts3B-Kx7EjN6OYDYE9HyGpbP4/edit?usp=sharing