Corrupted ogg files

James Richard Tyrer tyrerj at
Tue Aug 27 08:24:50 BST 2002

Paul Kreugel wrote:
> Op zaterdag 24 augustus 2002 23:03, schreef James Richard Tyrer:
>>Paul Kreugel wrote:
>>>Hi List,
>>>A few days ago i posted a message about koggtag corrupting my ogg files.
>>>But now i discovered that konqueror and noatun corrupt my ogg files too.
>>>After editing a ogg tag with konqueror,
>>I'm missing something here:
>>Exactly how do you edit an Ogg tag with konqueror?
> Right click the ogg file then properties and then there's a tab meta-info, 
> there you can edit your ogg tags.
That is a plugin application that probably didn't come with the KDE 
3.0.x packages.

>>>ogginfo says:
>>>Warning: sequence number gap in stream 1. Got page 1824 when expecting
>>>page 1833. Indicates missing data.
>>>When i edit the tags with easytag or xmms, i don't get these errors.
>>>These progs are compiled with the same ogg/vorbis libraries as koggtag,
>>>konqueror and noatun. The files can't be repaired by editing the tags of
>>>the corrupted files with easytag, because easytag crashes when scanning
>>>these files. This makes ogg/vorbis useless with KDE, and i think i will
>>>go back to mp3.
>>I can't see how it makes it useless.  Perhaps there is a bug in
>>something.  Perhaps it has been fixed in 3.0.3.  ETC.
> If i use a app to edit my files and this app corrupts the file, then i think 
> the app is useless, unless you don't care about corrupted files.
> In kde 3.0.3 (compiled from sources) i've still got the same problem.
See if there is an update for the actual application that is being used 
to edit the files.

>>>Can anyone tell me how this is possible, and what i can do to fix this?
>>Until you find the problem, I would suggest that you don't edit the
>>tags, or use easytag or xmms.
> I couldn't find the problem, that's why i posted this message to see if anyone 
> else has this problem and/or a fix.
Did you install KOggTag perhaps?  Do you have the latest version: 0.5


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