Bug#540729: ffmpeg: Possible regression - fails to decode AAC

Reinhard Tartler siretart at tauware.de
Mon Aug 10 08:34:11 UTC 2009

Fabian Greffrath <greffrath at leat.rub.de> writes:

> Reinhard Tartler schrieb:
>> Well, checking this would be helpful. I've extracted the relevant patch,
>> you can find it attached.
> [...]
>> I've succeeded to reproduce the problem, I'm currently testbuilding
>> ffmpeg to see if the patch indeed fixes playback of that file.
> [...]
>> yes, that patch allows me to listen to your voice "testing 123
>> testing". I'll include that patch in the next upload.
> Hu? Doesn't ffmpeg use faad2 anymore to play back AAC files and use
> their own code now?

frontends can choose to use either the 'ffaac' or 'libfaad' decoder.
ffplay seems to prefer the internal, which I think is understandable.

Reinhard Tartler, KeyID 945348A4

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