[Alsaplayer-devel].wavs

Rik Hemsley rik@kde.org
Sat, 15 Sep 2001 20:06:41 +0100


#if Patrick Shirkey
> Andy Lo A Foe wrote:
>  >
> > It's all in the header. The current wav plugin is probably not flexible
> > enough to handle these files. One solution is to check which values are
> > in the headers of these files and possibly make the plugin understand
> > them. I don't think it will be very different from the ones that do
> > work.
> > 
> 
> How do I read the header of a .wav?

It's the first 44 bytes. The format is explained in various places
on the web.

Rik