Phonon, xine and short oggs

Pau Garcia i Quiles pgquiles at
Tue Nov 20 12:51:52 GMT 2007

Quoting Matthias Kretz <kretz at>:

> Hi,
> as many of you have probably noticed already, short ogg files are not played
> correctly through phonon-xine. I have started to fix the problem in xinelib,
> but we probably won't have a fixed xine ready with the 4.0 release (I fixed
> most of it but there's still a race condition in xinelib that I can't nail).
> So what should we do about all the short sounds? Distribute them as .wav
> files? .mp3 is probably out of the question... Or should we append some
> silence to the end for the ogg files? This would break for apps where the
> length of the sound is important, though.

What about .flac?

Pau Garcia i Quiles
(Due to my workload, I may need 10 days to answer)

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