[Flac-dev] 'Wasted bits-per-sample' flag

Martin Leese martin.leese at stanfordalumni.org
Tue Apr 27 14:06:30 PDT 2010

Brian Willoughby <brianw at sounds.wa.com> wrote:

> What?  WAV is not FLAC, and FLAC is not lossy.  I don't understand
> how you can say that a bit in the FLAC format is being used in a
> lossy version of the WAV format.  Those two formats have nothing in
> common, except that they can be converted to audio.  lossyWAV should
> be using WAV bit formats, not FLAC.

lossyWAV is the generic term and includes
lossyFLAC.  Try:

Martin J Leese
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