[vlc-devel] [PATCH 1/2] libvlc: equalizer: Provide option to choose between VLC and ISO bands

Edward Wang edward.c.wang at compdigitec.com
Thu Aug 15 17:21:25 CEST 2013

On 2013-08-15 11:18, Jean-Baptiste Kempf <jb at videolan.org> wrote:
> On 15 Aug, Ron Wright wrote :
>> >I thought that the VLC bands (60-170-310-600-1k-3k-6k-12k-14k-16k)
>> >were the only option before I brought up the idea of the ISO bands
>> >(31-63-125-250-500-1k-2k-4k-8k-16k).  Now I am confused because it
>> >seems to me that you want me to change the default in the equalizer
>> >module itself as well or else eliminate the VLC bands altogether.
> Well, the "VLC" bands are just a copy of Winamp bands IIRC, and an
> artefact of the past.
> Maybe I'm missing something but I don't see why we need VLC bands in new
> code. 12k-14k-16k bands seems a bit too much in those frequencies...
> Keeping them in VLC, why not. But in libVLC?
The Winamp bands are still popularly used no? So I doubt there is that 
much harm in keeping both around.

         Edward Wang

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