[vorbis] Format comparison
dibrom at moscow.com
Wed Jun 20 23:02:10 PDT 2001
> > 3. Just use Ogg.
> > You'll still need to use the Gapless Output plugin in Winamp, but Ogg
> > entirely kills the problem. I've tested this many times, both with
> > CDs and with test tracks. No gaps whatsoever.
> If you still need the gapless plugin, winamp has a bug. Xmms needs no
> such thing to make continuos mixes possible, and niether does ogg123 or
> ogg123.py :)
I dunno if I'd call this a bug, but it is a known issue. One which the
winamp developers don't seem concerned with fixing. Apparently they close
the stream to the wave device between files, so no matter if the files are
seamless or not there will always be a small pop or click. This plugin is
what you need for truly gapless playback:
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