[vorbis-dev] Pages and Packets

Aaron Porter aaron at javasource.org
Tue Apr 10 11:53:58 PDT 2001

> - According the the file format, it's possible to have many packets per
> page.

Yes. A packet may also be split across consecutive pages.

> - Packets don't have headers.  The only "free" information for each
> packet is its length.

The Ogg layer doesn't know anything about packet structures including
headers. It just knows how to reconstruct them from pages.

The Vorbis packets do have minimal header information.

> Does beta 4 encode/decode multiple packets per page properly?



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