[MPlayer-users] using -ao pcm

Dave Lawrence dl at alphawave.net
Wed Oct 17 03:58:08 CEST 2001

On Sun, Oct 14, 2001 at 01:53:58PM +0200, Arpi wrote:
> On Fri, 12 Oct 2001 22:01:49 +0000 Dave Lawrence <dl at alphawave.net> wrote:
> > [ mplayer -dvd 3 -vo null -ao pcm -hardframedrop doesn't work ]
> if you need audio of ac3 or mpeg stream, whu don't you use -dumpaudio,
> and use mpg123 or ac3dec to convert it to wav ?
Aha! That works just fine (apart from an apparent bug in ac3dec which
means it forgets to write the proper WAV header!).

Many thanks,

Dave Lawrence

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