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

Diego Biurrun diego at biurrun.de
Mon Aug 10 09:56:30 UTC 2009

On Mon, Aug 10, 2009 at 10:27:10AM +0200, Fabian Greffrath wrote:
> 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?

We have an internal AAC decoder now that is about 3x faster than FAAD.
The only shortcoming is thatt it still lacks SBR support.


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