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Subject: Re: Record *.wav

Re: Record *.wav

From: Björn Stenberg <bjorn_at_haxx.se>
Date: Mon, 2 Dec 2002 10:19:26 +0100

Paul van der Heu wrote:
> I recall some of you who know stated that uncompressed recording
> should be possible. Am I to understand now that it is not?

There are several answers:

1) It is theoretically possible, given MAS DSP docs and tools, to implement a "passthrough" codec.

2) Getting those docs and tools is practically impossible.

3) There is a hardware bandwith limitation of 1Mbit/s which means *even* if we got all docs and tools, 44kHz 16bit wav recordings would not be possible (it requires 1.5Mbit/s).

-- 
Björn
Received on 2002-12-02

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