[LAU] Strange sound file

Eugen Dedu Eugen.Dedu at pu-pm.univ-fcomte.fr
Sun Aug 23 17:01:36 EDT 2009

nescivi wrote:
> On Sunday 23 August 2009 13:45:55 Eugen Dedu wrote:
>> Hi,
>> I do not know much about audio.  The "newmessage.wav" file from
>> http://git.gnome.org/cgit/ekiga/tree/sounds is strange because it is
>> correctly played by aplay, vlc plays it but not the same thing is heard,
>> and xmms does not play it all.  Standard windows programs do not play it
>> either.  Could someone tell me what's special with this file?
> samplerate maybe?
> Did you check with sndfile-info?


It shows a sample rate of 44100.  However, ring.wav and voicemail.wav 
are also at 44100, and they play well.


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