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Subject: Re: irvier - thank you so much!

Re: irvier - thank you so much!

From: Tomas <>
Date: 2005-06-12

Dave Chapman wrote:

>Obviously, Rockbox by its nature won't deal with any encrypted files (I
>don't know if the iRiver firmware does?).
It doesn't on H1xx

>The solution will be to rewrite the open source WMA decoder to use
>integer or fixed-point maths, but no-one has (yet) shown any interest in
>doing that.
I haven't done any codec development for rockbox before, but I've done
other things, and read a lot of playback code... so with some help I
think I can take a look at it.

>If anyone is interested, the WMA decoder in question is part of the
>"ffmpeg" library.
I have that :)

>I may at some point try and integrate that decoder into Rockbox, as
>motivation for someone to rewrite it, but obviously I want to work on
>getting the existing codecs working properly first.
That might be a good idea... as it would save me from learning rockbox
codecs to much :)

Received on Sun Jun 12 15:33:37 2005

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