[MPlayer-dev-eng] [PATCH] don't skip first mp3 frame

D Richard Felker III dalias at aerifal.cx
Mon Mar 22 04:04:49 CET 2004

On Sun, Mar 21, 2004 at 06:07:50PM -0800, Nehal wrote:
> for some reason, the current code skips the first frame of 
> mp3 files (using any decoder), i'm assuming this is a bug 
> as i can't see any good reason for this.

It was added intentionally to avoid hearing pops at the beginning of
some files. Of course this is an incorrect, idiotic fix. 100l to

> this probably isn't noticeable with most files, but i have 
> a couple of test cases that have audible sound data in the 
> first frame. if someone wants, email me and i'll send you 
> the starting part of the files for testing purposes.
> please apply the patch that i've attached

Please send a patch that fixes whatever bug is causing the first frame
to be decoded as a horrible pop in many files, and we'll gladly apply
this patch too.


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