[ogg-dev] How Ogg mappings translate into the codecs parameter in Ogg media types

Silvia Pfeiffer silviapfeiffer1 at gmail.com
Sun Jun 1 19:26:36 PDT 2008

Maybe the easiest would be to provide both formats. Not that it's
difficult to translate, but if some specification have chosen one and
others the other, it makes sense to cover all bases.


On Sun, Jun 1, 2008 at 4:16 PM, Ralph Giles <giles at xiph.org> wrote:
> If you want another opinion, the table currently lists the magic strings in
> the format they're given in their respective specifications, so it may be
> less confusing to have the mix of escape styles. If anyone needs to check
> and you've converted them, they'll have to convert back. And if octal<->hex
> was a trivial operation for most people, we wouldn't be having this
> conversation.
>  -r

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