[Ffmpeg-devel] Does FLAC decoder support 24-bit files?

Mike Melanson mike
Tue Oct 25 18:48:01 CEST 2005

Dave Chapman wrote:
> Hi,
> I've been using the decoder (stripped out of ffmpeg itself) for a FLAC
> decoder as part of the port of the Rockbox firmware to the iRiver
> H120/H140 players - http://www.rockbox.org
> The decoder works very well (its simplicity means it is far better
> suited to embedded use than libFLAC), but I am having problems get
> 24-bit files to play.
> My question is whether this is likely to be a problem with something
> I've done, or if it's a known limitation of the decoder itself.

	I think FFmpeg still has a limitation of not being able to handle 
24-bit audio. If this limitation has been removed, I would like to 
transcode 24-bit PCM from DVDs.

	-Mike Melanson

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