[vorbis] Very low bitrate encoding
David K. Gasaway
dave at gasaway.org
Thu Dec 5 12:15:14 PST 2002
Christophe Leske wrote:
> thanks for your answer, but I don´t want to resample or downmix the
> source file prior to the encoding process, i want a resulting ogg file
> with a constant bitrate of less than 45Kbit/s which is, apparently, the
> fixed minimum for the encoding tools like OggDrop and the command line
> version as well.
The point is, at the bitrates you want, resampling and downmixing will
produce better results than trying to cram *all* of the data into those
few bits. Therefore, the encoder does not support bitrates that low
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