[MPlayer-dev-eng] Re: [PATCH] add support for big-endian PCM output
grante at visi.com
Thu Mar 22 21:26:51 CET 2007
On 2007-03-22, Dominik 'Rathann' Mierzejewski <dominik at rangers.eu.org> wrote:
> On Wednesday, 21 March 2007 at 19:42, Giacomo Comes wrote:
>> On Wed, Mar 21, 2007 at 05:11:29PM +0000, Grant Edwards wrote:
>> > [I posted this to the mencoder-user list a while back. Judging
>> > by the lack of any sort of rsopnse that was the wrong forum.]
>> > I needed to be able to encode to 16-bit uncompressed big-endian
>> > PCM. I couldn't get either "-format sb16be" or "-af format=s16be"
>> > to encode to big-endian format, so I gave up and added a "pcms"
>> > audio encoder that swaps the byte-order of the data stream. In
>> > order to get lavf containers to label the stream correctly, I
>> > had to invent a new "wav" audio tag for big-endian PCM.
>> > Although it works I have a feeling that this wasn't really the
>> > "right" way to do it. If anybody would care to comment or
>> > suggest a better way to get big-endian PCM output please feel
>> > free to do so.
>> > Anyway, the patch is available at
>> > http://www.visi.com/~grante/sansa/mplayer-1.0rc1-encode-bigendian-pcm.patch
>> I did create some time ago a patch that allow to use the option -format
>> togheter with -ao pcm:nowaveheader.
>> The thread start here:
>> There was some discussion about the patch, but then it was totally forgotten.
>> I'm sending it again with the hope that this time it will be considered
>> (it still apply against current svn).
>> Could you use my (simpler) patch for your purpose?
> Cosmetics. ;)
Sorry, I don't understand.
I know what the word "cosmetics" means, but I can't figure out
what question you're answering or what statement you're making.
Grant Edwards grante Yow! WHO sees a BEACH
at BUNNY sobbing on a SHAG
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