[vorbis-dev] What to do if I get an OV_HOLE
msmith at labyrinth.net.au
Tue Feb 13 13:02:29 PST 2001
At 12:18 PM 2/13/01 -0800, you wrote:
>I'm calling ov_read(); and it is returing an error message of OV_HOLE. What
>should I do with this? Can I just try and re-read the data? Do I need to
>backup and try again? Any advice would be great.
You should just continue decoding. There will be a dropout in the audio of
some sort - OV_HOLE basically means that the file/stream has been corrupted
in some way, such that some data was dropped. When you continue after the
corrupted bit, decoding works fine - so you just miss a bit of audio.
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