surround sound

Christophe Massiot massiot at
Fri Aug 9 00:06:16 CEST 2002

At 23:07 -0600 7/08/2002, Pedro J. Chamorro U. wrote :

>what does vlc do to surround sound on dvds? dolby digital, ac-3? dts 
>does it support them or just stereo?
>it would be nice to pass it along for audio cards or external 
>receivers to decode and play.
>if it does not have this functionality I will like to get the source 
>code for the mac os x version and see if I can add it

S/PDIF support isn't available for Mac OS X. Benjamin Mironer is 
looking at the question, if you want to help, you will first need to 
get documentation on how to do S/PDIF on Mac OS X.

VLC source code is available at :

Christophe Massiot.

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