Enabling MP3 support in vlc

Jean-Paul Saman jpsaman at wxs.nl
Thu Jan 10 17:26:38 CET 2002

Christophe Massiot wrote:
> 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).
Is the header then stripped of at some point ? Are MPEG 1/2/3 headers
equal in length, so parsing it in ESInit won't mess up the stream.

Where is MPEG1_AUDIO_ES then handled or is it split somewhere into audio
ES and video ES stream?

Jean-Paul Saman.

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