cannona at fireantproductions.com
Thu Nov 20 17:42:46 EST 2003
CD tracks are actually very similar to wav files, but not the same. .wav
files almost always have a riff format header which cd audio tracks
lack. Also, cd audio tracks are limited to being 44.1KHZ 16 bits and
stereo. .wav files have no such limitations. Just in case it matters to
At 02:50 PM 11/20/03, Erik Heil wrote:
>Hi, Alex. Come to think about it, CD's should be mounted as Wav files on
>other operating systems to start with. That's what they essentially
>are--standard Redbook audio.
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Alex Snow" <alex_snow at gmx.net>
>To: "Speakup is a screen review system for Linux." <speakup at braille.uwo.ca>
>Sent: Thursday, November 20, 2003 4:24 PM
>Subject: Re: music cd's
> > you cant mount audio cd's unless you have the cdfs module installed.
> > if you have that installed when you mount an audio cd all the tracks
> > show up as wav files. it's actually quite kewl.
> > but if you don't have that and I forget the url you can use something
> > like workbone to play audio cds.On Thu, Nov 20, 2003 at 04:22:24PM
> > -0500, Whitley CTR Cecil H wrote:
> > > Hi,
> > > Do you mount music cd's differently from data cd's? If so, what type do
> > > use?
> > > Thanks,
> > > Cecil
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