• Status Closed
  • Percent Complete
  • Task Type Bugs
  • Category Codecs
  • Assigned To No-one
  • Operating System All players
  • Severity Low
  • Priority Very Low
  • Reported Version Release 3.13
  • Due in Version Undecided
  • Due Date Undecided
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Attached to Project: Rockbox
Opened by jabularte - 2014-10-17
Last edited by saratoga - 2014-10-19

FS#13010 - Support for .m4a of youtube smtube.

.m4a is audio format for youtube, and when download .m4a audio using package smtube, rockbox not support .m4a for youtube and smtube. Is possible enable support? I use sansa clip +

Closed by  saratoga
2014-10-19 02:10
Reason for closing:  Invalid
Additional comments about closing:   Warning: Undefined array key "typography" in /home/rockbox/flyspray/plugins/dokuwiki/inc/parserutils.php on line 371 Warning: Undefined array key "camelcase" in /home/rockbox/flyspray/plugins/dokuwiki/inc/parserutils.php on line 407

If there is actually a bug here, open new task and provide a link to the file. Probably though you just need to repack your MP4 files so that they have normal seek tables.

2014-11-05: A request to reopen the task has been made. Reason for request: I can not register on the forum, even saying in step register that 5 + 8 is 13 and hitting captha will not work there. Then i need know if this .m4a tested that does not work here, and it is possible to enable compatibility to rockbox. Use for test

Post a link to such a file.

Probably though you need to repack it into a mobile friendly M4A container. Take a look on the forums.

I searched in forum and found this link:!1doyWb6T!k-IpO_F3Vf3maX9ZskQT6hx3VAYw1YmBZddpHGa-JKA Indeed these .m4a work, but they must be different.

This is an example .m4a does not work:

In my message above, the link expired here, use this:


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