[Flac-dev] Detecting FLAC file type

Martin Leese martin.leese at stanfordalumni.org
Wed Oct 7 18:27:15 PDT 2009

Shayne Wissler <wissler at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Tue, Oct 6, 2009 at 1:57 PM, Martin Leese
> <martin.leese at stanfordalumni.org> wrote:
>> For Ogg Vorbis and Ogg FLAC, see:
>> http://wiki.xiph.org/index.php/MIMETypesCodecs#Codecs_Parameter
> Isn't this meta information used in e.g. email and HTML? I don't think
> it will help vet a standalone file. In any case, I already have a
> solution with the OGG API's.

For an alternative Ogg solution to the one you
have, try the tool:
oggz codecs -- Display the codecs present in
    an Ogg file

Oggz uses the liboggz API.  Source code is
available.  More info is over on the sibling list
to this one, <ogg-dev>.

Martin J Leese
E-mail: martin.leese  stanfordalumni.org
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