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Subject: Re: Rockbox skips through Ogg files

Re: Rockbox skips through Ogg files

From: Matt Reath <>
Date: Tue, 3 Feb 2009 17:43:52 -0600

On Tue, Feb 03, 2009 at 02:40:44PM -0600, Robert Keevil wrote:
> 2009/2/3 Matt Reath <>:
> > So you skipped ahead 1168 bytes and output the rest. I'll see if I can
> > do that to get them to play. Good thinking on that one.
> >
> > I used to convert my MP3
> > collection to Ogg. Yeah lossless to lossless isn't a good idea but I
> > was on a free format kick.
> >
> The output from dd still isn't a valid ogg file (check with ogginfo),
> it's just enough to get it to play. If you really must re-encode,
> then mp32ogg does a decent job - it's an available package on
> debian/ubuntu.

After using dd, what would be needed to make it a valid Ogg file? I no
longer have the MP3 files, just these semi-corrupted Ogg files.


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