[FFmpeg-user] Failure: No wav codec tag found

Carl Eugen Hoyos ceffmpeg at gmail.com
Sun Apr 19 03:16:35 EEST 2020

Am Sa., 18. Apr. 2020 um 22:55 Uhr schrieb Mark Filipak
<markfilipak.windows+ffmpeg at gmail.com>:
> On 04/18/2020 06:30 AM, Carl Eugen Hoyos wrote:
> > Am Sa., 18. Apr. 2020 um 02:07 Uhr schrieb Mark Filipak
> > <markfilipak.windows+ffmpeg at gmail.com>:
> >>
> >> Never mind. MPV was able to tell me that the pcm_bluray is big endian.
> >
> > While this is technically true, note that it has absolutely no relevance
> > for users of FFmpeg (including library users).
> Here's my logic:
> If a commercial blu-ray's LPCM is big endian, then it's more likely that
> any/all decoding software will handle big endian (as opposed to little endian).


> So, if I have a transcode choice (e.g.,
> pcm_s16be versus pcm_s16le), I choose big endian (e.g., pcm_s16be).

This makes no sense.

> Since the bits/sample is only 16, big endian versus little endian is not much of a
> performance issue. Big endian streams more efficiently, but so what, eh?

No / makes no sense.

Carl Eugen

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