Enabling MP3 support in vlc

Christophe Massiot massiot at via.ecp.fr
Thu Jan 10 00:04:25 CET 2002

À (At) 21:36 +0100 9/01/02, Jean-Paul Saman écrivait (wrote) :

>In which function are the file header examinated ? In ESRead or should
>ESSetProgram be told that a certain header needs a mad decoder?

In your case it should be in ESInit. Currently there is no header 
parsing at all, since the ES plug-in only supports video streams, and 
video streams do not need extra headers (which is not the case of 
.mp3 files).

>If mp3 ES stream is of type MPEG1_AUDIO_ES then the ESDemux should not
>need any adaption. Am I correct?

You are.

Christophe Massiot.

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