[MPlayer-dev-eng] Re: [PATCH] add support for big-endian PCM output
grante at visi.com
Mon Mar 26 22:58:53 CEST 2007
On 2007-03-21, Grant Edwards <grante at visi.com> 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
So, any comments on the patch?
Is there a better way to get big-endian PCM audio in a
Grant Edwards grante Yow! After this, I'm going
at to BURN some RUBBER!!
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