[MPlayer-dev-eng] mencoder -oac copy does not work all the times.

Moritz Bunkus moritz at bunkus.org
Mon Jan 17 19:15:07 CET 2005


> --- libmpdemux/ms_hdr.h.ori	2005-01-17 11:49:41.000000000 -0400
> +++ libmpdemux/ms_hdr.h	2005-01-17 11:50:37.000000000 -0400
> @@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
>  #ifndef _WAVEFORMATEX_
>  #define _WAVEFORMATEX_
>  typedef struct __attribute__((__packed__)) _WAVEFORMATEX {
> -  unsigned short  wFormatTag;
> +  unsigned int    wFormatTag;
>    unsigned short  nChannels;
>    unsigned int    nSamplesPerSec;
>    unsigned int    nAvgBytesPerSec;

rofl. This will make those files unplayable with anything else than
mplayer/mencoder. The WAVEFORMATEX structure has a fixed format that you
cannot change.

> I did some tests and it seems to work. But I'm not sure if
> it breaks something else.

It breaks EVERYTHING else.


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