[MPlayer-users] Re: [BUG] Wrong audio channel mapping when playing WMV3/WMVHD files
bugfood-ml at fatooh.org
Tue Oct 31 18:39:54 CET 2006
Frank Aurich wrote:
>>> I did some digging and found the WMA channel mapping to be (supposedly):
>>> FL FR C LFE SL SR
>> Did you find this in some documentation somewhere? If so, can you send a
>> URL? It would be useful for adding support for remapping other
>> configurations, such as 5.0 and 4.0.
> I found this tool on Microsofts website:
> Microsoft Windows Media Audio 9 Professional Channel Mask Mapping Tool
> It's in-built helpfile lists these mappings:
> 4.0: FL FR BL BR
> 4.0: FL FR SL SR
> 5.0: FL FR C BL BR
> 5.1: FL FR C LFE BL BR
> 5.1: FL FR C LFE SL SR
> 6.1: FL FR C LFE BL BR BC
> 7.1: FL FR C LFE BL BR SL SR
> 7.1: FL FR C LFE BL BR FLOC FROC
Thanks, that's helpful.
> I'm not really sure what the difference is between BL/BR (back left/right) and
> SL/SR (surround left/right).
I think it's (usually) approximately like this for 7 speakers:
FL C FR
SL X SR
...and like this for 5 speakers:
FL C FR
...where 5.x setups often have the surround speakers a little rearward.
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