[vorbis] Bzip2 & Ogg Vorbis

Greg Wooledge greg at wooledge.org
Mon Dec 23 15:26:56 PST 2002

Olaf van der Spek (Olaf at XCC.TMFWeb.NL) wrote:

> I've got some (seven) Ogg Vorbis files with a total size of 18637246 bytes.
> When I use bzip2 to compress these files, the total size is 16949443. That's
> 10% less.

How much tag data (vorbiscomment) is there in these files?  It doesn't
seem likely that the tags would be able to account for so much
compressability, but it's the first thing that comes to mind.

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