[MPlayer-users] mp4

rcooley rcooley at spamcop.net
Sat Sep 11 07:53:17 CEST 2004

On Fri, 10 Sep 2004 16:09:06 +0000
salahuddin_66 <salahuddin66 at gmail.com> wrote:

> but is there any way to encode mp4 with mencoder in linux
> & is there any way to convart my mp3, ogg or wav to the mp4 format

Are you talking about .mp4 video files, or .m4a (the audio-only

If you want video, you need to look at http://mpeg4ip.sf.net/ for

If you are talking about the audio-only variant, you are actually
talking about AAC...  No, it's not free.  It's patent-encumbered just
like MP3.  You'd be better off sticking with Ogg Vorbis.  And no,
MPlayer doesn't encode to AAC.

However, if you're still interested, search for "faac". 

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