[LAU] Wav loop points

Patrick Shirkey pshirkey at boosthardware.com
Tue Dec 11 21:50:18 UTC 2012

On Wed, December 12, 2012 8:03 am, Kjetil Matheussen wrote:
> On 11.12.2012 21:55, Brent Busby wrote:
>> On Tue, 11 Dec 2012, Kjetil Matheussen wrote:
>>> You seem to misunderstand a little bit. This whole thread is about
>>> loop points set in the WAV header (see topic), and whether it's
>>> supported in various programs.
>> I wasn't sure if that was what the original poster was after.  For
>> that type of thing, yes, you'd be best with a sample editor that can
>> actually let you control all of that.  If there's one thing Linux has
>> plenty of though, it's sample editors.
> Pretty sure Louigi's problem is that he has a bunch of wav files with
> loop points, but can't find a program that can play those loop points.
> Of course, he can add the loop points manually (by first extracting
> them
> using for instance the sndfile-info program), but that would take
> a very long time, and would be extremely boring.

Is this only useful for midi instruments that use .wav files for the
sample format?

Patrick Shirkey
Boost Hardware Ltd

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