[vlc-devel] commit: Try to not confuse between Dolby Surround (2.1) and Dolby Digital ( 5.1) (Jean-Baptiste Kempf )

Jean-Baptiste Kempf jb at videolan.org
Fri Oct 17 17:19:34 CEST 2008

On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 05:07:43PM +0200, Boris Dores wrote :
> On Fri, Oct 17, 2008 at 08:09:02AM (GMT+0200), Jean-Baptiste Kempf wrote:
> > There are two issues here, the one in force-dolby-surround and the fact
> > that  when you can select the output-mode under the channels sub-menu, the
> > entry called "dolby surround".
> > 
> > Maybe just the second one had to be fixed.
>   I'm not too sure about that either (if I understood you correctly of
> course), but this time you are right, there might be some corner cases.
> What is the problem exactly ?

The confusion is that Dolby is always associated in VLC with Surround,
even if it is 5.1, so I guess that has to be Digital there..

Best Regards,

Jean-Baptiste Kempf

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