[FFmpeg-user] u8 sample format is incompatible with aac

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Dec 20 19:10:45 CET 2011

Tarun singhal <tsinghal18 <at> gmail.com> writes:

> Oh! Thats a bad news for me. Actually I want to encode a particular media
> file for thin-end devices and I want to choose the audio resolution as u8
> rather than s16 and want to encode it as AAC only.

I am certainly no AAC expert but did you check the MPEG-4 audio specification if
it says anything about encoding u8?
I would have expected that AAC does not support such low resolutions.

Please do not top-post on FFmpeg mailing lists, Carl Eugen

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